Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall

A truly Catholic feminism must be an intersectional feminism, one that celebrates and fights for all women. But modern feminism has largely focused on white, middle and upper class women. Watch our discussions on this powerful book that explores the nuances of more "common" feminist issues like body image and male-female dynamics, and less "common" ones like food insecurity and gun violence - all from a black feminist perspective. And it's incredible how much of this book align to Catholic Social Teaching. An absolutely essential introduction to intersectional feminism, you will never think of women's issues the same way again. Watch our conversations on how we can better advocate for black women in the world, and in the Church, how we can build a truly intersectional feminism, and work in solidarity to celebrate and empower all women. 

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