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Meridians (2014) 12 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Ranjoo Seodu Herr Abstract Third World and transnational feminisms have emerged in opposition to white second-wave feminists' single-pronged analyses of gender oppression that elided Third World women's multiple and complex oppressions in their various social locations. Consequently...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 463–483.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Vivian M. May Abstract Interpretive approaches to Black women’s insurgency can stifle as much as they reveal. Harriet Tubman is deservedly remembered for her sustained resistance to multiple forms of oppression. Yet, she is often made visible in ways that distort, rendering her invisible. Scholars...
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Meridians (2024) 23 (1): 110–132.
Published: 01 April 2024
... the various ways in which colonial hegemony and patriarchal authority empower, substantiate, and contribute to one another, the article proposes interdependence as a more comprehensive analytical concept that, in addition to accentuating the multiplicity of oppressive structures, illuminates how they interact...
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Meridians (2009) 9 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 September 2009
... investigations have assumed that only black female subjects or other women of color experience the epistemic privilege associated with the multiple jeopardy of race, class, gender, and sexuality (Collins 1990;King 1995;Sudbury 1998).In contrast, this research finds that other gender-oppressed activists who stand...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 28–49.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Vivian M. May Abstract Interpretive tools used to document and examine black women's insurgency can stifle as much as they reveal. Harriet Tubman is deservedly remembered for her sustained resistance to multiple forms of oppression. Yet, she is often portrayed in ways that misrecognize, distort...
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Meridians (2015) 13 (1): 204–232.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and across social movements, Chisholm developed her own anti-oppression agenda. In this, she echoed other black feminists. Intersecting oppressions define black feminist thought, as do seeing and ending multiple forms of oppression simultaneously. Early in her congressional career, she published "Women...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 471–479.
Published: 01 October 2019
... for African Feminists is as crucially important to African women, indeed to transnational feminists, as Combahee was and is to us. They have critically significant ideas that can and do instruct us on how we might engage in ongoing feminist struggles to overcome the multiple oppressions that continue...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 394–413.
Published: 01 October 2019
... network of women of multiple oppressed identities who focused on the struggles of Central American and Caribbean women in the midst of intensifying U.S. military intervention. At the height of its organizing activity, Somos Hermanas had chapters in New York, Boston, Louisville, Santa Cruz-Watsonville...
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Meridians (2023) 22 (2): 240–266.
Published: 01 October 2023
... immigration and citizenship, globalization, and neoliberalism to address how one oppression intersects multiple other oppressions. In addition, the awareness of multiplicity of feminist evolutions in diverse cultural contexts provided a new impetus to seek a paradigmatic feminist framework that would...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 237–248.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Solidarity Association 2001). New Trends/New Actors: Anti-Racist Struggles "Related Intolerance" in Durban also meant the introduction of the idea of multiple oppressions in relation to sexual orientation and sexual rights among anti-racist activists (Shah et al. 2001). Although not a lot of progress...
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Meridians (2010) 10 (1): 1–31.
Published: 01 September 2010
... coalitional politics emphasizes the simultaneity and interdependence of multiple oppressions. With this shared understanding of the workings of power, Women of Color politics rejects monolithic, abstract, or homogeneous notions of identity politics that require erasure of difference to prove solidarity...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 457–470.
Published: 01 October 2019
... on numerous fronts to confront multiple oppressions” (Blackwell 2015 : 281). Nadine’s research in Lebanon was funded by the Knowledge is Power Project on Gender and Sexuality in Beirut at the American University of Beirut. Thus, the interviews went to the KW archives and are—with the consent...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 148–176.
Published: 01 June 2016
... and women's movements and building a framework of social analysis that accounted for "the qualitative differences in oppression suffered by black women, and the effects those multiple oppressions had and still have on black women's identity (Carneiro 1999, 218). In this context, many Afro-Brazilian writers...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 114–141.
Published: 01 September 2018
... oflntersectionality Romani women live and struggle across multiple locales and nationstates, shaping their understanding oftransnationalism as a lived and embodied process. For these women, transnationalism is not a theory, approach, or praxis-it is an everyday struggle to survive multiple oppressions at multiple...
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Meridians (2016) 15 (1): 86–105.
Published: 01 December 2016
... that holds Black women's experiences of simultaneous and multiple oppressions as the epistemological and theoretical basis of a "pragmatic activism" directed at combating those social and personal, individual and structural, and local and global forces that pose harm to Black (in the widest geopolitical...
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Meridians (2014) 12 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2014
... the difficulties for mainstream feminist scholars to consistently engage in intersectional analysis. Because Tubman's and the lives of other prominent black women reflect the intersectionality of multiple oppressions-and, thereby, multiple forms of resistance-they needlessly "fall through the cracks," as Smith...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 188–212.
Published: 01 March 2002
... in a separate chapter ofHCHW.As a narrative of the upper-caste Hindu woman's lifelong and multiple oppression within the extended family to which her existence was tethered, and appended with a remedial agenda, HCHW is an Indian feminist manifesto, and an undoubted product of Ramabai's exposure to the American...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 184–213.
Published: 01 September 2018
... first and foremost through the lived experience of women at the receiving end of multiple oppressive currents-best-suited to address the challenges of a neoliberal world order and its inherently unequal financial, racial, sociopolitical, and cultural stratifications. This article is also an initiative...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 September 2018
... that framed gender as the primary axis of oppression and white women as the primary representatives of feminism. Rather than welcoming this critique as a necessary tool for crafting a more capacious feminist practice, many white feminists perceived the emergence of intersectionality as a loss of power...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 295–320.
Published: 01 October 2020
... to my mestizo identity. Latino Mexican Faculty Member: I never thought that my skin color and my accent were going to play a significant role in how individuals perceived me. Through my experiences in the U.S. educational system, I have faced multiple forms of microaggressions and oppression due...