Womens Magazine

Dr Ella Henry on Maori resistance and Peggy McIntosh on White Privilege

Today at 1pm on KPFA’s Women’s Magazine Fuifuilupe Niumeitolu talks to Dr. Ella Henry, a Maori scholar and community leader from New Zealand, about her work with her tribe to get the New Zealand government to return their ancestral homelands, the complications and the grief and losses that the colonial violence created for the Maori and how their work contributes to Maori cultural revitalization and towards the goals of Maori self determination in New Zealand. Then Sharon Sobotta talks to Peggy McIntosh the anti-racist feminist activist and scholar who wrote the seminal 1989 article “White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack” which pioneered putting the dimension of privilege into discussions of power, gender, race, class and sexuality in the United States

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