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Watch Franchesca Ramsey’s New Video About How To Talk Politics Without Throwing Punches

Actor, activist, vlogger, comedian – you name it, this girl does it. Franchesca Ramsey has made oodles and oodles of videos for the web, from her own MTV webseries Decodedto her very first viral hit “Shit White Girls Say…To Black Girls.”  In each and every one, she manages to address big political and racial issues without sounding condescending… More »


Franchesca Ramsey Explains Why The Whitewashing Of “Stonewall” Is BS

Rioters Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson probably won’t even be portrayed in the film. More »


Everyone Watch Franchesca Ramsey’s 5 Tips For Being An Ally

At this upsetting and frustrating time in American history, it’s important to consider how to be a good ally in the movement for equality. Thankfully, the amazing Franchesca Ramsey is here to clarify a few ways for allies to back up their fellow humans. No matter who you are or what walk of life you’re in, there are things… More »


Watch Olivia Pope’s “Scandal” Makeup Tutorial

Franchesca Ramsey (AKA Chescaleigh) from “Shit White Girls Say” has a new YouTube video out and this one is for the “Scandal” fans. It probably only makes sense if:

You watch “Scandal” and YouTube makeup tutorials.
You think Olivia and Harrison’s relationship is weird.
The cadence of speech in Shonda Rimes’ scripts is getting… More »


Chescaleigh Responds To Slut Shaming By Jenna Marbles

A bit of background: YouTube star Jenna Marbles recently did a video called “Things I Don’t Understand About Girls: Sluts Edition” and it was fairly horrible. First of all, Jenna Marbles thinks that being a promiscuous “slut” is a bad thing.  Sluts, she says, are women who have “a lot of casual sex,” although she… More »


Why Men Should Stay Home On Election Day

If only women were voting in next week’s election, Barack Obama would win … which is why men need to stay home on Election Day for the good of America. Starring Franchesca Ramsey, Sara Benincasa and other funny ladies who leant themselves to this “Totally Biased With W. Kamau Bell” skit, it’s the best case… More »