As the Visual Voice of the Devalued, Jakiera's Eye focuses on 5 groups and one being that of Women. On September 29, 2018 it was my mission to bring a visual voice to those Women of the Greater Globe. Especially doing a time like now when midterm elections are coming up, racism is working hard in the White House, sexism is hard at work in America, and privilege is working hard in the court of law.
On this day there was no other place I'd rather have been, wanted to be, needed to be, or could've been other than at the March for Black Women. As a black women, I feel my job is to display leadership, accept my role as head of this country, and take my position.
Our job on this day was not only to rein-form white men of America what our TRUE status is in this country but to also unite, lock arms with, and remind our sisters that regardless of how much men try to berate and degrade, we are STILL the goddess that we were created as. We must continue to treat each other as such, respect ourselves as such, and demand to be treated as such. The future is women and it's time that we all acknowledge and act on that.
"When I'm with white people I have to ask why are you so racism
When I'm with heterosexuals I have to ask why are you so homophobic
When I'm with men I have to ask why are you so sexist
I've been getting inquiries about wall art of our photography - canvas, metal print, and collections! This has been the most flattering and exciting thing to-date and we aim to please. Moving forward I will be working to open an online store in order to accept orders. The store will be launch via Facebook or our own site depending on the ease of logistics for both our buyers and the nature of business.
We are even more excited to let it be known that in addition to wall art, we'll have products for sale as well. Low priced items for those who simply want to support us including key chains, bookmarks, tumblers and more. We'll have gift items such as mugs, calendars, and coasters. Order your holiday gifts now!
Let me know what you all think. Especially if you have any interest in specific products, holiday gifts or more. Your feedback is appreciated!
If I had one gift, one purpose, then I'd like to believe that one was to contribute to society providing unity and love through the art of photography.