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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 298–322.
Published: 01 October 2021
...-identified people through a biopolitical framing of population, where apprehend is understood in both senses of the word—in terms of understanding Muslims as well as criminalizing them. ajarmakani@sdsu.edu Copyright © 2021 Smith College 2021 anti-Muslim racism data lives feminist...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 363–372.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Erin L. Berry-McCrea Abstract This paper describes the ways that Black millennial women have come to acknowledge the role of voice and to recognize the sociolinguistic traumas that they experience in and outside of digital spaces. The lived experiences of Black millennial women within the digital...
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Meridians (2016) 13 (2): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2016
... empirical studies that have examined the experiences of Indo-Caribbean people have been done primarily in Canada (Agnew 1998; Rokach 1999; Choudhry 2001). This paper will describe the lives of seven women within the Indo-Caribbean community, their experiences of immigration, ways of coping...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 383–400.
Published: 01 October 2020
... other point in their lives. In this same National Gender Survey it was revealed that women rarely seek out help from state organizations. Only 3.7 percent of the surveyed women who experienced violence sought help. Earlier data suggests that female victims of violence lack appropriate support...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 121–147.
Published: 01 June 2016
.../AIDSresearch and health policy in Brazil. My analysis seeks to problematize Brazil's universalist HIV/AIDS policies and argues for the importance ofincluding race and racial data in research and policies to address the epidemic. I discuss debates about Brazil's HIV/AIDSpolicies within a broader context...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 260–275.
Published: 01 March 2018
... worse than other sectors of the population. Consider the following, and their implications. Today, African AmeriCans have a life expectancy that was attained by Whites in the 1950's; For the estimated 14 million African American women living in the U.S., life expectancy is shorter and maternal...
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Meridians (2015) 13 (1): 103–128.
Published: 01 September 2015
... bodies as sites where race, gender, and class asymmetries meet and sustain one another. The custom of seeing every day these people in their degradation habituated me to their wretchedness. Never, as a boy, did I feel sorry for them. I thought it was all very natural that they should live in pigpens...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 286–294.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Denise McLane-Davison Abstract Black feminist epistemology and phenomenological inquiry frame a recently published research study (McLane-Davison, 2016) that offers an intimate snapshot of the lives of ten pioneering community health leaders fighting for health justice. The leadership...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 373–381.
Published: 01 March 2018
... and belonging, as well as analyzing the ejects of how queer, Black, transnational sharing of stories promotes survival and activism. Utilizing a Black feminist framework, this paper seeks to interrogate homeplace for queer people of color, as well as the spaces where activism lives, how it is enacted, and what...
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Meridians (2018) 17 (2): 361–375.
Published: 01 November 2018
...; and they represented communities with diverse ethnic, socioeconomic, and political backgrounds. 4 Field notes, August 2015. 5 Recent scholarship underlines the challenges of conducting fieldwork in Angola, including intense government surveillance, the high cost of living, and limited reliable data from...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (1): 76–93.
Published: 01 April 2023
... . Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good . Chico, CA : AK Press . Bryan Beverley , Dadzie Stella , and Scafe Suzanne . 2018 . The Heart of the Race: Black Women’s Lives in Britain . London : Verso . Emejulu Akwugo . 2022a . Fugitive Feminism . London : Silver...
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Meridians (2009) 9 (2): 31–62.
Published: 01 March 2009
... that are the state's response to sexual violence against children and women. Part one offers a brief and queer history of sex offender registries in the United States and their growth in the last two decades, the available data on who assaults children and women. Part one will also use existing research to question...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 263–294.
Published: 01 April 2024
... mostly WHO data and references in my critique and analysis. It does not reflect my opinion about countries of the world. 3 The World Health Organization defines maternal mortality ratio as “the number of maternal deaths during a given time period per 100,000 live births during the same time period...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 295–307.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., the author analyzes the therapeutic functions of bèlè performance from a womanist theoretical framework in order to uncover the interrelationship among Black women’s sensual expressivity, spirituality, and emotional wellness in Martinique. This research relies on qualitative data analysis and a reflexive...
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Meridians (2009) 9 (2): 102–129.
Published: 01 March 2009
... through the construction of women as gendered subjects who threaten to destabilize the family order and who must therefore be constructed as unworthy of the law's protection. The data analyzed in Parts I and II reveal the inherent risks of relying on criminal law to address intimate violence...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 253–259.
Published: 01 March 2018
... and makes it possible for us to consistently bring outreach, awareness, and health programs to women of color. BWHI, at its essence, is an organization that is committed to improving health outcomes for Black women across the ages and stages of their lives. Recently we went to the source Black women to find...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 310–339.
Published: 01 December 2020
... knowledge) and ideological (the interconnectedness of people, the earth, and culture) constructs enable communal paradigms rather than individualistic or gendered identities to rise to the fore. Given these parameters, how can the testimonies of native women’s lives as artists inform debates of indigenous...
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Meridians (2009) 9 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2009
... knowledge) and ideological (the interconnectedness of people, the earth, and culture) constructs enable communal paradigms rather than individualistic or gendered identities to rise to the fore. Given these parameters, how can the testimonies of native women's lives as artists inform debates of indigenous...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 238–252.
Published: 01 March 2018
... in the '6os, where many are allowed to fall through the cracks and become downtrodden, is not only much less robust than in peer countries but is also still under threat (Bradley 2013; Dzau et al. 2017). Within this overall health context, health data for black women reflect multiple disadvantages. A holistic...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 76–79.
Published: 01 June 2016
... be the norm in a just, solidary, and democratic society. We summon all black women to join us and to get organized, wherever they happen to live, and to join us for this march on behalf of our citizenship. Imbued with our ancestral force, our freedom of thought, and political action, we rise from the five...