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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 250–270.
Published: 01 October 2020
... American women’s arsenal of legal strategies included the “Lady Sambo,” an intentional racialized gender performance of feigned ignorance. By performing the “Lady Sambo”—an ignorant, servile black woman in need of protection—some poor black women mobilized their expertise in white racism to defend...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 87–111.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., amplified by activists on the outside and international human rights organizations documenting prison conditions, highlight rampant violations of human rights behind walls. The gendered nature of racism, which fuels the growth of the prison industrial complex, results in experiences of violence, including...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 343–350.
Published: 01 March 2018
...: the narrative of the Strong Black Woman/Superwoman, the cultural stigma regarding mental health and depression in the Black community, and a narrow view of trauma that does not allow Black women to recognize microaggressions and gendered racism as traumatic events. 344 MERIDIANS 16:2 THE STRONG BLACK WOMAN...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 396–413.
Published: 01 October 2021
... anti-Muslim racism operates as a tool of exclusion, deployed along racial, religious, ethnic, class, and gender lines. The women’s daily responses to anti-Muslim racism suggest how solidarities might sustain communities targeted by racism, while laying the foundations for future intersectional anti...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 427–452.
Published: 01 October 2020
... freedom dreams must include gender and sexual liberation. By considering BLM’s rejection of capitalism as a broader critique of neoliberalism’s forceful role in maintaining black dispossession, the author posits that BLM desires to disrupt the state’s tendency to use the black middle class to enact...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 94–120.
Published: 01 June 2016
.... This is part of my broader preoccupation with the place of the bairro,particularly the spatial location of poor black neighborhoods, in the formation of gendered anti-black racism politics. I argue that black women who organize as blacks, women, poor people, and residents of coveted coastal lands provide key...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 78–98.
Published: 01 September 2014
... exploitation and gender degradation. Female runaways and refugees reasoned that their dual desires could be achieved in Canada, both because slavery had been abolished there via the Imperial Act of 1834 and because Queen Victoria's reign, starting in 1837, gave the impression of greater esteem and rights...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 513–521.
Published: 01 December 2020
... contra o Racismo e a Violência e pelo Bem Viver (Black Women’s March against Racism and Violence and for Living Well), which brought tens of thousands of Black women to Brasília on November 18, 2015, is described in an opening essay by Alvarez. It is followed by one of the several Manifestos produced...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 October 2021
...) a transnational proliferation of racist methods of regulating Muslim women’s dress occurs through law; (2) they have been initiated by politicians to protect majoritarian values; (3) justifications for bans are based on specious logic; and (4) some are defended using gender equality on the erroneous assumption...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 491–503.
Published: 01 October 2021
... racism have contended, the repetitive blaming of gender violence in Middle Eastern and South Asian Muslim communities on culture and religion has the effect of turning attention away from the United States’ own imperial and anti-immigrant violence and covering up how the US war on terror—including...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (1): 236–264.
Published: 01 April 2022
... is to protect against discrimination (anti-racism); thus the treaty must also not be a force for discrimination (sexism) by centering men’s needs. To deepen its commitment to combat racial discrimination, ICERD must address how Black women’s experiences with racism are gendered (Crenshaw 1989 ). Likewise...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 373–381.
Published: 01 March 2018
... shows that experiencing a greater frequency of gendered racial microaggressions and racism was significantly related to psychological distress for Black women, and also significantly predicted negative physical health (Lewis et al. 2017). Among Black women, perceived discrimination has been linked...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 457–470.
Published: 01 October 2019
... within political marches and protests. They insisted that leftist movements must integrate resistance against gendered racism impacting migrant domestic workers. In 2012, feminist activists involved in these mass protests created an anti–sexual harassment campaign called the “Adventures of Salwa...
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Meridians (2001) 2 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of an extremely profitable prison system, in turn helping to reinforce racist social stratification. This racism is always gendered, and imprisonment practices that are conventionally considered to be "neutral" -such as sentencing, punishment regimes, and health carediffer in relation to the ways race, gender...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (1): 63–93.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., and magic within and across Chinese diasporic space and time. Fleming’s illustrated memoir has produced both a familial history and a public rendering of Chinese diasporic agency and power by invoking and ultimately unsettling the registers of sinophobia, gendered racism, and historical depictions...
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Meridians (2013) 11 (2): 114–146.
Published: 01 March 2013
... racism blurs the boundary between whiteness and Latino-ness, self and other, effectively erasing white racism and locating racism within the assimilated woman of Mexican descent. The potentially unifying performance hinges upon a gendered racism through the audience's collective rejection of Miss Jimenez...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 261–270.
Published: 01 October 2021
...-Muslim racism a gendered phenomenon? What is a revolutionary politics in which resistant forms of Muslimness imagine another world? With its emphasis on the transnational, the special issue assembles scholars whose work on the regional contexts of Turkey, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Iran, the Middle...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 237–248.
Published: 01 March 2002
.... The conference dealt with themes such as colonialism, hate crimes and violence, ethnic cleansing, migration/refugees, slavery and slave trade, poverty and social exclusion, institutionalized racism, anti-Semitism, caste-based discrimination, gender, sexual orientation, youth, foreign occupation, environmental...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 435–463.
Published: 01 March 2017
... to share the isolating feelings produced by gendered racism and other forms of social oppression means risking having one's experiences deemed inconceivable, misplaced or worse-denied or betrayed. This risk is exemplified in the oversights of the psychologist. She was a white professional whose approach...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 30–49.
Published: 01 June 2016
... viable a black feminist perspective that emerged from the specific condition of being a woman, a black woman, and in general, poor. Finally, we delineated the role that a black feminist perspective has in the struggle against racism in Brazil. In making gender inequality political, feminism has...