politicalsci: IMPORTANT: Intersectionality is…

politicalsci:

IMPORTANT: Intersectionality is not primarily about identity. It’s about how structures make certain identities the consequence of and the vehicle for vulnerability. What are the policies? What are the institutional structures that play a role in contributing to the exclusion of some people and not others?

Kimberlé Crenshaw introduced the theory of intersectionality to feminist theory in the 1980s.

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