You've probably noticed a flood of black and white pictures filling up your Instagram feed. This is a trend that started a week and a half ago by Brazilian journalist Ana Paula Padrao, according to the New York Times and confirmed by a rep for Instagram. Influencer marketing experts think there are two possible reasons why this trend has gone viral. 1. U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's speech on the House floor and 2.the murder of 27-year-old Turkish woman by her ex-boyfriend. Read the full story from the New York Times HERE.
If you have not been challenged to do this trend, I am challenging you now! Post a black and white picture of yourself on Instagram with the caption "Challenge accepted" then challenge someone else to do the same.
To strong women everywhere: may we know them, may we raise them, may we be them.