We Have All Been Venus Williams: How White Feminism invalidates Black Women

Venus Williams at the 2022 Critics Choice Awards

Venus’s face said it all.

It’s a face a lot of Black Women have made when the accomplishments we have made, often in spite of all of the obstacles we’ve faced are dashed by White Women while simultaneously illuminating their own accomplishments.



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Whitney Alese

Whitney Alese is a writer & podcaster, featured in WIRED Magazine (Sept 2020) & I-D Magazine (Dec. 2021) She is based in Philadelphia.