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Meridians (2008) 8 (1): 19–52.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Whitney A. Peoples Abstract This essay seeks to explore the sociopolitical objectives of hip-hop feminism, to address the generational ruptures that those very objectives reveal, and to explore the practical and theoretical qualities that second- and third-wave generations of black feminists have...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (1): 174–182.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Destiny Wiley-Yancy Abstract The Afro-Asian People’s Solidarity Organization’s (AAPSO) Presidium Committee on Women met to prepare for the United Nations Conference on Women in Nairobi, Kenya. The committee aimed to tackle the impact of colonialism and imperialism and the ways...
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Meridians (2017) 15 (2): 353–381.
Published: 01 March 2017
... to raise armies need to persuade mothers to offer up their sons to military service, women will be encouraged to see their maternal duty as a SELINAMAKANA MOTHERHOOD ASACTIVISM IN THE ANGOLAN PEOPLE'S WAR 355 public duty and to release their sons (and sometimes daughters) for some higher good" (2004, n...
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Meridians (2002) 2 (2): 188–212.
Published: 01 March 2002
... of a small American town are accustomed to all kinds of work, they are also interested in education and learning. A small town of a thousand people usually has a public library which stocks not inferior books but scientific, historical, legal, and theological volumes written by highly learned men like Huxley...
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Published: 01 October 2021
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 373–381.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Chinyere Okafor Abstract This paper aims to uplift a story by a queer Black woman activist residing in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Using various narrative analysis techniques, this paper also explores the tales told to understand how queer people in the Caribbean create a home of recognition...
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Meridians (2019) 18 (2): 304–331.
Published: 01 October 2019
... the late 1960s and 1970s, Mink challenged the use of the Pacific lands, waters, and peoples as sites of military experimentation, subject to nuclear and chemical testing as well as war games. Mink’s political worldview, shaped by her experiences and understanding of the interconnectedness between human...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (2): 250–270.
Published: 01 October 2020
... male power structure intact, some black women were the potential beneficiaries of jurists’ racial paternalism ethos. While whites imagined themselves as controlling paternalistic exchanges with blacks, black people engaged whites as conscious actors drawing on a keen understanding of white people’s...
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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 (2019) 18 (2): 335–357.
Published: 01 October 2019
... with Indigenous feminisms and transnational feminisms might provide space to move our practices of solidarity against settler colonialism, imperialism, nativism, militarization, and environmental destruction into a generative space for Kānaka Maoli and non-Indigenous peoples alike. Copyright © 2019 Smith...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 219–254.
Published: 01 December 2020
... for thinking about the kinds of social reformations that are needed to bring about social equity between and for men and women in Indian communities—an equity that is an essential aspect of decolonization and social justice for Native peoples in North America. The kind of political cross-talk over gender...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 484–507.
Published: 01 December 2020
... the 2011 people’s uprising in Egypt as well as on the iconic pan-Arab feminist leader Huda Shaarawi to evoke powerful images of Muslim women. Finally, the essay turns to transnational feminists such as Angela Davis, Trinh T. Minh-ha, Cynthia Enloe, Miriam Cooke, and Zillah Eisenstein for cross-border...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 87–111.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Angela Y. Davis; Cassandra Shaylor Abstract Despite the transnational growth of the prison industrial complex and the rapid expansion of the carceral state in the United States and beyond, violence against women in prisons has remained largely invisible. Reports from people inside prisons...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (1): 32–64.
Published: 01 April 2020
... in the face of white racism and violence. To strand the analysis there, however, leaves one unable to understand the historically specific nature of the acute generational conflict between Moody and her mother and leaves one without structural explanation for young people’s unprecedented involvement...
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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 (2022) 21 (1): 236–264.
Published: 01 April 2022
... women experience compounded and interrelated forms of oppression due to their intersectional identities. Homogenizing people of color cannot effectively address each group’s specific needs concerning U.S. lack of compliance with ICERD (despite some similarities in their experiences). Therefore...
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Meridians (2021) 20 (2): 298–322.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Figure 2. A spoof meme about “Islamic donuts” used for propaganda, which was evidently believable to some people. ...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (2): 512–537.
Published: 01 October 2022
... the possibility of an alternative future, one in which Black mothers are able to live happily with their children free from state-sanctioned violence targeting Black people. tiffanycaesar@gmail.com desiree.craig07@gmail.com tara.e.atherley@gmail.com Copyright © 2022 Smith College 2022 Black...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (1): 94–120.
Published: 01 June 2016
... practice of intersectionality, I argue that black women who organize as blacks, women, and poor people provide key insights into how intersectionality is mobilized for social and poltical change. Furthemore, the ethnographic focus on black women's activism illustrates the ways in which grassroots politics...
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Meridians (2016) 14 (2): 46–55.
Published: 01 September 2016
... dehumanizing effects primarily on racialized populations, poor people, and women, and locates these groups in relation to the rise of the world-system. Likewise, it identifies the theoretical contributions made by Afrodescendant Latin American women to decolonial thought, not only in relation to the historical...