Women & White Supremacy


Women & White Supremacy Bettmann/Getty Images
Women & White Supremacy Bettmann/Getty Images

The display of white supremacy and neo-Nazism in Charlottesville demands a conversation on women's roles in perpetuating systems of oppression. E&B break things down with the help of journalist Laura Smith and entrepreneur/activist Marissa Jenae Johnson.

Resources

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