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When Feminism Dovetails With White Supremacy

Are we truly equal if there is a pecking order of privilege?

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White feminism.

Simply using the term rankles. White people don’t like being called White. It’s taken as a threat that they might suffer the fate of the Other one day. Whiteness is meant to confer a kind of invisibility. It is meant to mask the power and…




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