Speak-out Against Atlanta Racist Femicide

On March 16, 2021, a young white American man named Robert Aaron Long went on a shooting spree targeting Asian spas in Atlanta, Georgia. He killed eight people, including six Asian women. This piece was written and read out for Af3irm’s Speak-out Against Femicide on March 23, 2021. I understand the Atlanta massacre as an instance of femicide, the Continue reading Speak-out Against Atlanta Racist Femicide

Thinking Inequality: Pornography Revisited

Being a woman of color I was twenty years old when I first acquired an understanding of myself as a woman of color. Having grown up in a racially homogeneous society, I had theretofore never encountered inequality and dehumanization on the basis of race. I did have personal knowledge of what it meant to experience Continue reading Thinking Inequality: Pornography Revisited