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Kimberle Crenshaw, the Black feminist who coined the term intersectionality.

Your Misunderstanding of Intersectionality is Harming Black Women

If you’re someone who is active on social media, you’ll be familiar with the “woke” buzzwords that get used online. Words such as white privilege, cultural appropriation, feminism, and intersectionality are all regularly thrown around as users try to prove how socially aware they are. But while a greater awareness …
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The New Domestic Abuse Bill Fails to Protect Migrant Women

Speaking out about domestic abuse is an incredibly difficult thing for any woman to do and it takes a lot of courage. For migrant and BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) women in the UK, getting the right kind of support can be even more problematic and, according to the …
Activism • In The Media

The + in LGBTQ+: An Interview with Yasmin Benoit, Asexual Activist and Model

“I may not be in the first four letters, but I do not relate to the heterosexual experience in the slightest.” Yasmin Benoit, asexual activist and model, speaks from the ‘The + in LGBTQ+’ panel at Student Pride 2019. Discussing frequently side-lined identities such as asexuality, intersex and non-binary, the …