“Girlboss”Culture was for White Women Anyway.

I’m fine with this trend no longer being popular. It wasn’t for me.

Photo by Marten Bjork on Unsplash

I keep seeing the “Girlboss” culture being thrown under the bus.

Good. Shit was racist.

I couldn’t feel comfortable in my tech office as Latina cleaning ladies and their daughters cleaned up after the white women with…

--

--

--

Only two signed copies of “What You Deserve” left: https://ko-fi.com/lisamartens/shop 📖

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

COVID-19 & Women’s Economic Empowerment

Girly Enough to Be Saved.

Woman in Bahawalnagar dragged in market for allegedly stealing tea packet

Police officers stand behind crime scene tape. — AFP/File

Nagwa Abdel Meguid, Egyptian Geneticist

How to Give a Shit About: Sterilization

Sometimes Sex is Just That — Sex

How a 21st century woman deals with patriarchy

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Lisa Martens

Lisa Martens

Only two signed copies of “What You Deserve” left: https://ko-fi.com/lisamartens/shop 📖

More from Medium

Why Don’t People Treat Student Loans With Compassion?

Why Are We Still Stuck on Working 40 or More Hours per Week?

Here’s What Happened When Adriana Savu Tried to Study Single People in Romania

Dear (Fellow) Millennials — No, You Did Not “Invent” Feminism