Racism

The relationship between racism and male violence against women is often a lethal mix for women. Men take advantage of the racial hierarchy to attack women. Women of color and aboriginal women have additional barriers that need to be considered when working with them in the transition house. Here you will find articles discussing racism and violence against women.

Working with Refugee Women VRRWS by Alice Lee Read

Rape, Racism and the Myth Black Rapist by Angela Davis Read

Tide? or Ivory Snow? by Arundhati Roy (2004) Read

White Privilege: Unpacking Invisible Knapsack by Peggy McIntosh (1990) Read