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By Abby L. Ferber

The pinnacle names within the box come jointly during this assortment with unique essays that discover the hyperlink among gender and racism in various racial and white supremacy firms, together with white separatists, the Christian correct, the militia/patriot pursuits, skinheads, and extra.

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Revealing the gender politics of these movements broadens the opportunities for forming coalitions to work together to counter this right-wing threat to the lives of women, the poor, and people of color. 17 Race and gender cannot be easily separated. Intersectional theory has forcefully demonstrated that race cannot be neatly separated from gender. To do so maintains the invisibility of whiteness and of masculinity. All people have both racial and gender identities that shape their lives simultaneously.

Meetings happen every day. 123 The “1992 meeting at Estes Park was not the birth of the Militia movement,” asserts Pitcavage even more firmly. “What Larry Pratt was talking about was militias in the sense of the Guatemalan death squads, not in the ideological sense of the militia as a movement” as it materialized in the United States. ”124 One attendee, however, was John Trochman, who had espoused the white-supremacist and anti-Semitic theology of Christian Identity. ”126 Pitcavage, however, argues that while Trochman is personally involved with Christian Identity, as a militia movement leader, Trochman “does not actively promote it [and] it is the government that is his primary focus.

As Elizabeth Spelman highlighted in her book, Inessential Woman, the pop-bead theory of race and gender does not work. Race and gender are not simply different beads on a string that can be popped off one at a time. So to ask which is more primary to a movement, race, or gender misses the point. For example, in White Man Falling I analyzed the white-supremacist obsession with race-mixing. If we ignore the issue of gender, we cannot comprehend just why miscegenation is such a threat to white supremacy.

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