“My feminism will be intersectional or it will be bullshit!,” Flavia Dzodan rightly stated on her blog, tigerbeatdown.com.
We must hold the same truth as we fight to progress the black/Afro movement towards true equity, because ALL #BlackLivesMatter. We cannot separate the different identities that are systemically and culturally oppressed by the dominant/Eurocentric, ableist culture.
A person who identifies as Trans and black cannot separate these identities; the two are not mutually exclusive and these identities are compounded and become more complex at their intersection causing more complicated experiences of oppression and marginalization. Keep reading →