Twitter’s Powerful Anthem to Women Makes Its TV Debut During the Oscars

Denice Frohman, Issa Rae and Ava DuVernay star in #HereWeAre campaign

Issa Rae stars in Twitter's new campaign, which debuted during the Oscars. Twitter

“I heard a woman becomes herself the first time she speaks without permission,” says poet Denice Frohman in the first line of Twitter’s new #HereWeAre campaign, which made its TV debut tonight during ABC’s Oscars telecast.

@laurenjohnson Lauren Johnson is a senior technology editor for Adweek, where she specializes in covering mobile, social platforms and emerging tech.