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How Mainstream Feminism Impacts Women of Color

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Writer Mikki Kendall thinks it perpetuates racism. Subscribe to TakePart Live! http://goo.gl/I5Fx07 Feminism isn't for all women when the focus is only on equality between white men and women. Mikki Kendall combats this challenge with for her hashtag "#SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen." Kendall points out that anti-rape initiatives often feature white women, when in reality minority women face higher risks of violence. She also mentions that the pay gap between men and women is much wider than 78 cents to dollar when you consider women of different nationalities. Follow Mikki on Twitter! @Karnythia Watch LIVE weeknights on Pivot! 10pm ET / 7pm PT You can always watch the most recent FULL EPISODE at: http://www.takepart.com/live Find out if you get pivot at: http://www.getpivot.tv FOLLOW THE SHOW! http://www.twitter.com/takepartlive http://www.facebook.com/takepartlive http://www.instagram.com/takepartlive http://www.pinterest.com/takepartlive FOLLOW OUR HOSTS! https://twitter.com/JacobSoboroff https://twitter.com/MeghanMcCain https://twitter.com/Baratunde SUBSCRIBE! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=takepartlive