Full Stop: Your White Feminism Is Showing

I have been calling out white feminism a lot these last few years, but some people who practice it still seem confused. I figured a quick little list was in order.

  1. You only care about issues when they impact white femmes.
  2. You don’t ask who is missing from the conversation when you are invited/promoted to a place/position with power.
  3. You center yourself when reading how WOC are being mistreated because you are too busy trying to relate it to your experiences that you are missing the point. You are also…

--

--

--

Playwright/Dramaturg/Freelancer. Queen of the nerds. Lover of mediocre cheese and cheap drinks. Recovering coffee addict. Habitually tweets about TV. (she/hers)

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

“I respect you, but you’re an abomination.” What does this mean?

How Everyday People Can Change the World and Love Doing It

I’m Not Going To Sop Telling The Truth

I Committed a Hate Crime

Breaking Down Barriers: Women In Dialogue

How Not To Apologize For Participating in Rape Culture

THE SEXUAL EVOLUTION OF PRONOUNS

Why are you really bothered that Colin Kaepernick Kneeled?

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Sharai

Sharai

Playwright/Dramaturg/Freelancer. Queen of the nerds. Lover of mediocre cheese and cheap drinks. Recovering coffee addict. Habitually tweets about TV. (she/hers)

More from Medium

Producer and Director Tina Adams Tells Us More About Her Newest Films, Two Feature Documentaries…

How to Deal with Racism

For the Love of Karen Black

Do you dream of a white Christmas or a tropical Christmas?