Open Letter from Multicultural Women to the Italian Prime Minister

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One of the major insights in my life happened when I discovered intersectionality. For those unfamiliar with the term, it is a theoretical framework for understanding how aspects of one's social and political identities (gender, race, class, sexuality, ability, etc.) might combine to create unique modes of discrimination. It doesn't mean that the members of majority groups don't get discriminated against or oppressed. This framework acknowledges their struggles too and...