From women’s suffrage of the 1920s to the #MeToo movement, feminism in the West has driven demands for greater gender equality.  However, the movement has often overlooked the struggles and perspectives of women from the Global South. This year, women across the world are, once again, calling on those who identify as feminists to engage in conversations about solidarity with marginalized women, who are frequently left out of mainstream conversations about feminism.

Presenter: Myriam Francois

Guests:

Yasmina Benslimane – Politics4Her founder

Lina Abirafeh – feminist activist and academic

Jaimee Swift – Black Women Radicals founder