“Latina/Chicana Women’s Activism in the US”

This is an informative article about Latina and Chicana feminists and activists in the U.S. throughout the 20th century and the unique challenges they’ve also had to face.

Since the emergence of black feminism as a reaction against the originally white and middle class-dominated feminist movement, other racial and cultural groups have created their unique brands of feminism, focusing on similar issues like the intersectionality of oppressions.  Alternative feminisms have developed in the United States as well as developing countries, where issues of class disparity are perhaps more prominent.

 

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