Schlagwort-Archive: racism

Jim Crow may be dead but his spirit lives on in modern day America

When President Obama took office in January 2009, he also brought with him the hopes of millions of Black voters across the United States, who hoped that he would make their lives better by ending the systematic racism inherent in … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Nordamerika, USA | Verschlagwortet mit , , , , , , | Kommentar hinterlassen

Sexualised Violence – (not) our problem?

The way society deals with gendered violence tells us a lot about its social structure. Even more if we’re talking about sexualised violence. Rape and other forms of sexual abuse are about power and dominance, about taking possession of another … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Frauen, globale Verhältnisse, Westen | Verschlagwortet mit , , , , , , , , , | Kommentar hinterlassen