IN THE MEDIA

Get access to Dr. Stokes' television and radio
appearances, quotes in books, newspapers,
magazines, and more.

 

ON COVERS AND FRONT PAGES

Dr. Stokes' autobiographical essay, "Coming Out in the Midst of the Orlando Massacre," was featured on the front page of The Huffington Post on June 18, 2016.


Dr. Stokes' autobiographical essay, "What Accidentally Discovering I Was Adopted Taught Me About Religious Freedom," was featured on the front page of The Huffington Post on September 25, 2015.


Dr. Stokes' autobiographical essay, "A Life in America Without Religious Freedom," was featured on the front page of The Huffington Post on September 24, 2015.


Dr. Stokes was featured on the front page of The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan on March 29, 1999.


 

FILM AND MEDIA APPEARANCES

Film Appearances


Dr. Stokes will appear in a forthcoming documentary about charisma, power, and leadership expected to be released in 2023 by Palawan Productions.


International and National Media Appearances


Dr. Stokes appeared on Sky News Tonight (UK), to discuss Congressional legislation to end gun violence and Donald Trump's claims to want to reduce mass shootings on September 4, 2019.


Dr. Stokes appeared on Sky News Tonight (UK), to discuss the global March for Our Lives protest, ending gun violence, and the movement's implications for President Donald Trump and the 2018 Midterm Elections on March 24, 2018.


Dr. Stokes appeared on Sky News Tonight (UK), to discuss the Florida school shooting, President Trump's response, and the shooting's political implications on February 15, 2018.


Dr. Stokes appeared on BBC World News, to discuss the so-called Trump Award Winners for False Journalism #FakeNews on January 18, 2018.


Dr. Stokes appeared on BBC Radio 5 Live Drive, to discuss President Trump's controversial speech to the Boy Scouts of America. July 25, 2017.


Dr. Stokes appeared on NPR The Takeaway, to discuss President's Address to the Boy Scouts Triggers Outrage on July 25, 2017.


Dr. Stokes appeared on MSN.com, "Boy Scouts Expected To Ratify Resolution To Allow Gay Scoutmasters," July 27, 2015.


Dr. Stokes appeared on Progressive Voices, "How Homophobia is Hurting Our Nation's Foster Children." November 10, 2015. (Broadcast nationally)


Dr. Stokes appeared on Native America Calling, "Fight Over Eagle Feathers." February 18, 2015. (Broadcast across the U.S. and Canada).


Dr. Stokes appeared on First Voices Indigenous Radio, "The Eagle Feather Law: How Religious Freedom in America is Restricted for Native Americans." March 1, 2007


Dr. Stokes appeared on Native America Calling, "The Sanctity of Eagles." December 19, 2006. (Broadcast across the U.S. and Canada)


State and Local Media Appearances


Dr. Stokes appeared on Out Chicago, to discuss the First Amendment Defense Act and claims of religious freedom used to attack LGBT rights on August 7, 2016.


Dr. Stokes appeared on NBC/WPXI, "Boy Scout Board Approves End to Blanket Ban on Gay Adults," July 27, 2015.


Dr. Stokes appeared on CBS/KDKA, "Boy Scouts Expected To Ratify Resolution To Allow Gay Scoutmasters," July 27, 2015.


Dr. Stokes appeared on The Robert Christian Show, "DaShanne Stokes Civil Rights Activist." June 19, 2015.


Dr. Stokes appeared on This Show is So Gay, Interview About the Boy Scouts' Anti-Gay Policy, the Ethnic Team Name and Mascot Controversy, and Native American Religious Freedom and the Eagle Feather Law. June 4, 2015. (Broadcast nationally)


Dr. Stokes appeared on Out Chicago, The Boy Scouts of America Anti-Gay Policy and Membership Controversy, April 12, 2015


Dr. Stokes appeared on Uprising Radio, "Erasing the 'R' Word from our Lexicon," May 27, 2014.


Dr. Stokes appeared on The Beat of Sports, Interviewed About Dan Snyder and Changing the Discriminatory Washington Football Team Name. April 22, 2014.


Dr. Stokes appeared on South Dakota Public Radio, Leonard Peltier and Contemporary Native American issues. April 4, 2000.


 

QUOTES IN BOOKS

Scholars, authors, and former politicians have quoted Dr. Stokes in their published books. For a partial list, please see this partial list of DaShanne Stokes' quotes in books.


 

QUOTES IN NEWSPAPERS, JOURNALS, AND MAGAZINES

Dr. Stokes' fresh and provocative thinking has been quoted hundreds of times around the world in major outlets like People, USA Today, The Hill, The Independent, Daily Mail, MSN, BET, The Nation, Elite Daily, The Daily Dot, Huffington Post, The Daily Caller, Observer, International Business Times, The Courier-Gazette, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, The Charlotte Observer, and The Philadelphia Inquirer.


 

OTHER WORK IN THE MEDIA

Dr. Stokes' work originating the idea and original design elements of the #MeToo emoji helped to raise the visibility and impact of the global #MeToo movement, which was featured as Time magazine's 2017 Person of the Year. You can read more about the emoji's press coverage in outlets like Hollywood Reporter, HelloGiggles, and Le Monde.


 

JOURNALIST AND MEDIA INQUIRIES

For journalist inquiries, or to inquire about booking Dr. Stokes for a television, radio, or other media program, please email media (at) dashannestokes (dot) com.


 

INTERNET MOVIE DATABASE (IMDb)

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