Race and “Feminism”

While some prefer to toss the term “feminism” around as a catch all phrase it can be offensive to those who understand the reasoning behind the creation of the term “womanism.” Womanism:  Coined by Alice Walker to include those who are African American that are in the fight for women’s right, it isn’t a sort of… Continue reading Race and “Feminism”

Coachella, Underground

Originally posted on Longreads:
Gabriel Thompson | Longreads | April 2018 | 25 minutes (7,013 words) This story was produced in partnership with The Investigative Fund, a project of The Nation Institute. Support the project, subscribe to the mailing list, or follow The Investigative Fund on Twitter and Facebook. LEER EN ESPAÑOL ? In the…

Race in Britain

This is inspired by a blogger whose blog is about various books that they are reading every week throughout the year. The blogger’s name is Ashley and she sparked my interest in having a conversation about race in Britain when she discussed a novel written by Reni Eddo-Lodge, a journalist who no longer likes talking… Continue reading Race in Britain