Unformatted text preview: privilege over Black women. The second concept Timothy speaks about is oppression. The term is defined and the importance of understanding it is explained. The author claims it is necessary to understand because this creates room for analysis of intersectionality. The third concept is violence. Roberta defines the term and expresses the importance of educating yourself on past and present human experiences of violence. She provides an example by mentioning the violence that takes place between the police and Black communities. The last concept the author defines is resistance. Timothy then briefly touches on the origins of intersectionality. She concludes by bringing up the fact that Black and Indigenous women suffer the most in society due to shared histories of colonialism, industrialization, enslavement, etc......
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- Winter '13