What is “reverse racism”?
Comedian Aamer Rahman has an entertaining & profound way of framing it:
Say you’ve written a piece about intersectionality or experienced yet another oversight from the mainstream white feminists and it garners the support of most of your peers, PoC or otherwise yet there is one lone voice of colour the white fems put on a pedestal as though your lived experiences can be rejected because this one says it’s not so; how to begin to understand why the person in question is so blinkered to the kyriarchal structures of power and control. 1,170 more words
I came across this article on Facebook, “Lay off Michelle Obama: Why white feminists need to lean back” by Brittney Cooper. I thought it was an interesting article because Cooper makes an explicit distinction between white feminists and black feminists. 816 more words