How do you feel when people don’t acknowledge your identities?
Some call it “divisive” to talk about our differences – but when you’re thinking intersectionally, you’ll realize that recognizing our different identities is not the problem.
Here’s a perspective that will show you exactly why. Jamia Wilson, Executive Director of Women, Action, and the Media (WAM!), speaks about what intersectionality means to her in terms of race, gender, disability, and more.
This is a powerful episode of #RaceAnd, a video series that’s directed by Kat Lazo and explores the ways that race compounds and intersects with other issues faced by women of color.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- WTF Is Intersectional Feminism? Here’s Your Answer – With 3 Steps to Practice It
- If We Divide, We Don’t Conquer: 3 Reasons Why Feminists Need to Talk About Race