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Side-by-side photo portraits of author and activist Julia Serano on the left and author Koa Beck on the right.

White Feminism with Koa Beck & Julia Serano

THURSDAY JAN 28, 2021 5:00 PM PST

Even amidst calls for inclusivity, contemporary feminist discourse tends to prioritize issues historically attributed to white, cis-het women: individual needs, specific reproductive rights, and white collar professionalism. Koa Beck, author of the new book White Feminism: From the Suffragettes to Influencers and Who They Leave Behind, joins author and activist Julia Serano in conversation around the shortcomings of mainstream feminism and the potential of solidarity.

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