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French women’s rights minister accused of racism over term ‘negro’

French women’s rights minister accused of racism over term ‘negro’ | critical reasoning | Scoop.it
Laurence Rossignol provokes anger by comparing women who wear burqas to ‘negroes’ who supported slavery in the US
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The bigger problem is the analogy she stands behind that is as racist as it is Islamophobic. And why the distant gaze over to the US? Slavery is as important in the history of France. It was as institutionalized then as open contempt for women wearing hijabs and burqas is now. It's no less misogynistic coming from a French woman minister.
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Confessions of a Whiteboy Blogger, or: I'm Part of the Problem: On privilege in criticism and why it allows Rick Ross to do what he wants

Confessions of a Whiteboy Blogger, or: I'm Part of the Problem: On privilege in criticism and why it allows Rick Ross to do what he wants | critical reasoning | Scoop.it
My first consistent job was as a critic for RapReviews. In that position, I reviewed dozens of CDs by rappers--none of them women. One of the CDs I reviewed was Rick Ross' Deeper than Rap--and I ga...
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