#SayHerName: Why We Use It & Who It’s For

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When the Capitol was overrun with President Trump’s supporters mere weeks ago, the news cycle was intense. Not only were we trying to make sure that the Senate and House members of Congress were safe and secure, but we were also trying to make sense of what exactly was happening between the Capitol Police and the insurrectionists. Social media was on fire, but one particular trend caught Black Twitter’s eye…