But this argument that paying heed to “Identity Politics” is divisive or destructive is not only wrong, it runs counter to how we approach any other complex issues in our society, and underscores a fundamental misunderstanding of how systemic oppression works.
Social Justice Must Be Complicated, Because Oppression Is Never Simple
Ijeoma Oluo
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Stop Calling it “Identity Politics,” it’s Civil Rights

Using the phrase “Identity Politics” robs the civil rights movement of its name and its noble history.

Call it what it is.

Civil Rights.