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Brexit logics: Myths and Facts- A Black Feminist Analysis

Rajan-Rankin, S. (2017) Brexit logics: Myths and Facts- A Black Feminist Analysis. feminists@law, 27 (7). ISSN 2046-9551.

Abstract

On June 24, 2016, the UK voted to leave the European Union in a landmark referendum result. The ‘Brexit’ vote along with Trump’s presidential election in America, the Turkish referendum, the French election and the rise in far-right groups more globally, have been underpinned by certain populist ‘logics’. This comment seeks to agitate these Brexit logics through a Black Feminist perspective that refocuses current debates on power and the intersectional politics of gender, race and class.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: Black feminism; Brexit; racism; xenoracism; nationalism; whiteness
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research
Depositing User: Sweta Rajan-Rankin
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2018 11:46 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 20:09 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/65663 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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