When White Women Cry: How White Women’s Tears Oppress Women of Color
Source: Mamta Motwani Accapadi
Resource Type: Website or Webpage Article
Focus Population: BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color), Behavioral Health Leaders
Topics: Behavioral Health Organizational Guidance Docs, Experience of Racism, Discrimination, and Oppression
This article focuses on the tension that arises as the result of the intersection of social identities, namely gender and race. Through examination of a case study, Accapadi considers the ways in which White women benefit from White privilege through their interactions with Women of Color using the Privileged Identity Exploration Model as the tool for analysis.