Tracee Ellis Ross: A woman's fury holds lifetimes of wisdom
Tracee Ellis Ross: A fúria de uma mulher carrega vidas inteiras de sabedoria
Tracee Ellis Ross - Actress, performance artist, motivational speaker
Tracee Ellis Ross is the star of the ABC comedy series “Black-ish” and an influential voice in the modern conversation around equality, respect, beauty and feeling empowered in your skin. Full bio
ela estava nos correios.
she was at the post office.
porque era final de ano,
as it is around the holidays,
estava bem concentrada.
a retirou do caminho:
someone moved her out of the way --
e a deslocou de sua posição.
and moved her out of the way.
que ela estava bloqueando,
that she was blocking,
talvez não, ela não ouviu...
maybe he didn't, she didn't hear it ...
preenchendo o formulário.
she was filling out the form.
e ela estava sendo retirada do caminho.
there were hands on her,
explicar tomou conta dela.
that she could not explain:
ir atrás dele e gritar com ele".
sobre essa fúria,
sobre por que, só de ouvi-la contar,
even in her telling of it,
tanto sobre essa palavra e sentimento.
that I was hearing a lot about lately.
a little bit uncomfortable.
um pouco desconfortáveis.
que estou tentando digerir
that I have been chomping on
presidencial dos EUA.
helping themselves to women's bodies
das mulheres sem consentimento.
que se apoderam de mulheres
helping themselves to women,
as batatas fritas";
so I can get to the fries" --
qual é a conexão entre inócuo e terrível:
are wondering what the connection is
em extremidades opostas do espectro.
on opposite ends of the spectrum.
for the horrific.
com os efeitos dos dois
with the effects of both
está falando ao telefone,
e o arranca da sua mão?
and just takes it out of your hand?
porque ficou tão incomodado,
I don't know why you're getting so upset,
as soon as I'm done.
pega esse celular da sua mão,
that cell phone out of your hands --
"Ah, sabe, sua capinha é legal"
you got a fancy case,"
taken it out of your pocket,"
sobre a pessoa que pegou o celular.
the person who took the cell phone.
themselves, that it's like ...
are fundamentally less moral,
ponto cego para a maioria deles.
blind spot for most men.
discomfort and distress,
of our mothers' lives,
lidando com homens
mais que nós mesmas.
than we know for ourselves,
o destino de nossas partes íntimas.
the fate of our lady parts;
para o amor e como objetos de desejo,
for love and objects of desire,
e usá-los como quisermos.
and use as we choose;
que, seguindo as regras ou não,
we play by their rules or not,
as property that can be hit and hurt,
que podem ser agredidas e feridas,
deserving of respect;
a revolta em nossos corpos.
the anger of our bodies.
por homens, racionalizamos,
we start to rationalize,
something, and I didn't hear him.
para acharem que estão exagerando
to think that we are overreacting
muito sensíveis ou irracionais.
e engolimos os sentimentos de fúria.
some hidden place in our minds,
oculto em nossas mentes,
enquanto treinamos os sorrisos:
as we practice our smiles --
"Yes, yes, of course,"
mulheres não devem ficar zangadas.
aren't supposed to get angry.
diretamente nos dirigir ou expressar
or express our indignation,
se apoderar de nossos corpos,
they can help themselves to our bodies,
inofensivo nos correios
at the post office
de experiências femininas
of women's experiences
que estamos exagerando
that we're overreacting
mudar o mau comportamento dos homens.
to change men's bad behavior.
juntos nesse espaço,
within this particular window
rumo à igualdade das mulheres,
towards women's equality,
um futuro que ainda não existe,
that does not yet exist,
uma mulher e estar a serviço da mudança.
and be of service to change.
seguros de identificação
to be afraid of.
About the speaker:Tracee Ellis Ross - Actress, performance artist, motivational speaker
Tracee Ellis Ross is the star of the ABC comedy series “Black-ish” and an influential voice in the modern conversation around equality, respect, beauty and feeling empowered in your skin.
Why you should listen
Tracee Ellis Ross, a global influencer with a cross-cultural and joyful point of view, is a co-founding signatory of the Time's Up movement. In November 2017, she gave a powerful speech that went viral about dismantling expectations and claiming your own life at Glamour's Women of the Year Summit.
When Ross was Emmy-nominated for her work on Black-ish in 2016, it made her the first black woman in 30 years to garner a nomination in the category and only one in five all-time. She's the recipient of multiple NAACP Image awards and nominations for her work. You also may spot her as the host of many award shows, including Black Girls Rock! and the 2017 American Music Awards, where her heart, humor and style are on full blast.
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