When Whiteness Trumps Womanhood

This year’s midterms were historic for women.

Many different states sent their first woman to Congress while many others were the first of their faith or ethnicity to land a seat in government.

With all of this girl power happening

Turns out that, surprise surprise, White Women gladly showed up and showed out, however it was for candidates who would…

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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.