It’s time white women drop the practice of authenticating—and profiting from—the experiences of women of color.
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Janet Mock (1983- ), writer and speaker, is one of the leading American voices for transgender women of colour. She has appeared in the Huffington Post, The Telegraph, NPR, MSNBC, the London Times …
One of the best looking women on the planet was born a man. Go figure.
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Here’s a photo and a couple quotes that remind us of the colonization of the America’s by Europeans and the mixing by force as opposed to mixing by choice.
In modern times most of the rhetoric around mixed heritage has a positive spin. We would be wise to understand an alternative view and be prepared to respectfully dialog with those who may view multiculturalism in a negative light.
The first quote is from the beginning of a chapter titled
The Commoditization of Hybridity in the 1990s U.S.Fashion Advertising: Who Is cK one?
by Laura J. Kuo (p. 48 in Scribd)
Glenn is a European-American married to a Mexican-American. They have two children, made in California. Glenn is interested in progressive immigration reform, and desegregation within schools and communities. He is a life long learner with interests in sociology, anthropology, psychology, history and politics.
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