Blair Imani

American activist

Blair Imani (born Blair Elizabeth Brown, October 31, 1993) is an African-American Muslim author and activist.

Blair Imani in 2016


  • It’s really challenging that idea of who is a hero, who has made contributions to society, but then also not historicizing it, so we’re really putting it in the present because that’s what modern media is so much about…
  • It really was harmful because it makes it feel for women, for LGBTQ folks, for even white men too, that there are only these tokens and that’s not the case. What it does is reinforce white supremacy, it reinforces patriarchy. It’s harmful to everyone, not just the people who are being erased.
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