DID YOU KNOW? Intersectionality – put simply, explains how overlapping aspects of who you are will increase your access to the good things or your exposure to the bad things in life.
Intersectionality, explained: meet Kimberlé Crenshaw, who coined the term – Vox May, 2019 And see: https://youtu.be/cSTf89pLcl0
“’It’s basically a lens, a prism, for seeing the way in which various forms of inequality often operate together and exacerbate each other. We tend to talk about race inequality as separate from inequality based on gender, class, sexuality or immigrant status.” Finding ways to better see the whole story can help provide solutions that fits multiple needs, help us to become better allies, and to learn ways to use our social capital for meaningful change.