Black Feminists

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Black Feminism - Latter 20th Century
... In the second half of the 20th century, black feminism as a political and social movement grew out of black women's feelings of discontent with both the civil rights movement and the ... One of the foundation texts of black feminism is An Argument for Black Women’s Liberation as a Revolutionary Force, authored by Mary Ann Weathers and published in 1969 in Cell 16's radical feminist magazine ... and especially Indian, Mexican, Puerto Rican, Oriental and Black American women whose oppression is tripled by any of the above-mentioned ...
Key Concepts of Standpoint Theory
... viewpoint can also be said about women who identify as feminists and exhibit strong preferences for specific issues ... argues women are the most marginalized group in society and more specifically black feminists because of their "unique angle of vision " ... She insisted these three dimensions intertwined made black feminists the most marginalized group ...

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