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Group 5:
Abby Dropkin
Voua Yang
Kate Holton
Sarah Weber

Definitions:
Feminism- "Lens" by whcih we view and define issues of inequality, specifically pertaining to women and women's oppression

White Privilege- White people having a different and higher status than people of other races (p. 55)

Racism in Feminism- The fight for feminism stemmed from the fight to end racism. "White females witnessing the militant demand for more rights for black people chose that moment to demand more rights for themselves" (p. 56)

Common Oppression- "the notion that women constituted a sexual class/caste were the most reluctant to acknowledge differences among women, differences that overshadowed all the common experiences females shared" (p. 57)