The System, solidarity, and retaining your own voice

An interesting post by a woman researcher: “Whereas previously, I had felt silenced, understanding the mechanics of the university (for example, reading policy documents), I was able to translate my personal grievances into political action. By understanding ‘the system’, I could voice my anger and object to practices that perpetuate gender violence. I also found a sisterhood, online and offline, which acknowledged that our anger is collective, legitimate and has the potential to transform cultures and practices.” Read the entire post here

Rachel Tavernor, March 7th, 2018