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feminism, privilege and race

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Here's a great blog post I read earlier today. I thought of it immediately when I read Weber's description of the controlling image of a "working woman." The post (which links to the original article it responds to) is for me a good example of the critiques many feminists of color have been raising for a century now about the mainstream women's movements.

http://tressiemc.com/2012/06/23/the-atlantic-article-trickle-down-feminism-and-my-twitter-mentions-god-help-us-all/

essay #1 example

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The link below is to a classic example for our first assignment. It's Peggy McIntosh's short essay, "White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack."

http://www.nymbp.org/reference/WhitePrivilege.pdf

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