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Women's march 2019 - what women still have to learn from each other ep 167

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Alexa headed to DC in January for the third annual Women's March, braving frigid temps to stand shoulder to shoulder with fellow marchers from all walks of life. We talked about the difference between Nancy's experience at the first march, and Alexa's experience, as well as the controversies around the march. Get all the show notes with links at http://losethecape.com/podcast/167

In this episode, we talked about:

  • Why Alexa went to the Women's March
  • Nancy's experience at the first Women's March versus how she feels now
  • The issues around the Women's March leadership
  • Tamika Mallory's support of Louis Farrakhan
  • Pro-Palestinian versus Anti-Semitic, and understanding Linda Sarsour
  • No topic is cut and dry--the lines are constantly crossing each other
  • What's up with the pink hats?!
  • Can we support the women's march without getting embroiled in the controversy?
  • The importance of understanding the issues before getting involved in them or talking about them.
  • Recognizing white privilege
  • The article Nancy mentioned about Tamika Mallory
  • Get the FREE Me and White Supremacy workbook by Layla Saad HERE.