I hope that the actor’s acknowledgment that she has benefited from being white will lead others to ask themselves hard questions too
Feminism, to quote bell hooks, is for everybody.
It’s a simple enough statement.
Utopian in its vision, it has however proved, for the very constituency who should have been most receptive to its premise – feminists – contentious.
It was there when in 1851 abolitionist Sojourner Truth asked the…