55 Percent of White Women Voted for Trump…

…..That’s a 2 point increase over the figure for the 2016 election….

During the Women’s Suffrage Convention in 1851, white women were expected to choose between support and participation in the Abolitionist Movement and the Women’s Rights and Suffrage Movement.

Leaders of the Women’s Suffrage Movement, such as Elizabeth Cady Stanton, thought and feared that the presence and participation of outspoken black women, like Sojourner Truth, would do harm to the effectiveness of the case for women’s suffrage.

That’s when Truth rose to give her momentous speech “And Ain’t I A Woman”…

After all that has transpired historically.

And, after all that has been revealed about who and what Trump is, the majority of white women apparently seem to have succumbed to the impulses of racism and bigotry that are the pillars of Trumpism…

It appears that most of the White women in this country don’t see or get the relationship between the struggles against racism and the struggles against sexism.

They don’t see anti-racism and anti-sexism as naturally aligned…

There are some who believe that it is possible to be both a Feminist and a Racist simultaneously…

Racism and sexism and misogyny were on the ballot in 2020, but the majority of white women chose Trump anyway:

Yes, we’ve come a long way…

However, this is evidence of the fact that we have a much further way to go…

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