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Natalie Clark

resisting? What strengths and resistance can you identify in her story? If we situate the girl and the present policy within the context of colonialism, poverty, racism, and discrimination among others, how is this policy, in reference to her, shaped by

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Brigette Krieg

occurrences provided the foundation for current issues affecting young Indigenous women. These incidents—residential school and the consequent involvement with the foster system—have bred racism along with the stereotypes and assumptions attached to Indigenous

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Terms of Silence

Weaknesses in Corporate and Law Enforcement Responses to Cyberviolence against Girls

Suzanne Dunn, Julie S. Lalonde, and Jane Bailey

-oriented nonviolent technologies. As Fairbairn and Black (2015) point out, these organizations focus not only on individual safety strategies but also on addressing intersecting systemic issues underlying cyberviolence, such as racism, homophobia, and sexism

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I’m Not Loud, I’m Outspoken

Narratives of Four Jamaican Girls’ Identity and Academic Success

Rowena Linton and Lorna McLean

have been affected by interlocking systems of oppression such as sexism, classism, and racism. Womanism seeks to understand these linked systems of oppression rather than merely opposing patriarchal ideologies ( Collins 2000 ; Crenshaw 1989 ; Phillips

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From Risk to Resistance

Girls and Technologies of Nonviolence

Laurel Hart

access and recruit young Indigenous girls, making them readily available to pimps and johns given the “racism and sexism in Canadian culture that has allowed Indigenous women to be devalued and viewed as disposable sexual objects.” He suggests that

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From a Bendy Straw to a Twirly Straw

Growing up Disabled, Transnationally

Shilpaa Anand

-line of what looks like an anti-racism demonstration. In subversively invoking typical features of a Bollywood film, the director has Khanum literally falling into Laila’s lap in the post-demonstration teargas-infested chaos. Khanum’s boldness and Laila

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“Something Good Distracts Us from the Bad”

Girls Cultivating Disruption

Crystal Leigh Endsley

, she identifies contradictory parts of her life which is not uncommon for girls who must contend with the “matrix of domination” ( Collins 2000: 18 ) where racism, classism, sexism, and other forms of oppression intersect. Girls facing these challenges

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Jasmyn Galley

missing, many Native individuals know of somebody who experienced the so-called civilizing process of the residential school system first-hand, and Aboriginal individuals face uncountable instances of prejudice and racism every day. Highway’s play

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A Social Negotiation of Hope

Male West African Youth, ‘Waithood’ and the Pursuit of Social Becoming through Football

Christian Ungruhe and James Esson

of palatable racism espoused openly by Ghanaians in social and sporting environments. Given the relatively small numbers who are actually able to obtain a career in professional football, the tendency to depict black West African males and footballing

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Mixed Message Media

Girls’ Voices and Civic Engagement in Student Journalism

Piotr S. Bobkowski and Genelle I. Belmas

school in negative light, bad press 2 9 Related to mental health and suicide 2 8 Race and racism 1 8 Students getting in trouble 2 6 Weapons, gun control, shootings 1 6 Abortion 1, 2 5 Sex and pregnancy 2 4 Dress code policies 2 4 Alcohol 2 4 Confederate