White women have a way of espousing “feminist” ideology while at the same time marginalizing the needs and opinions of women of color. And, well, being completely racist. Of course these displays are hardly ever surprising. Black women have long known that the broader feminist movement operates from a mostly white platform, hence the need to create our own political movements and spaces like womanism and black feminism. Nevertheless, white feminism never fails to rear its self-absorbed, narcissistic head, with various actresses and public figures cropping up all over the media voicing opinions that put on display the reality that white women still just do not get the idea of intersectional feminism.
To highlight these failures, here are 7 Examples Of White Feminists Failing Hard At Intersectionality.