In this essay, the author explores the inclusive nature and focal range of the Black Lives Matter movement in an effort to demonstrate how the goals of the movement are grounded in Black feminism. Ultimately, Bridewell concludes that creating inclusive spaces for the exploration of intersectional identities can help bring justice and equality not only to the Black community, but to all lives that have be oppressed or marginalized.
Bridewell, AnaLexicis T.
"Black Lives Matter: Why Black Feminism?,"
First-Gen Voices: Creative and Critical Narratives on the First-Generation College Experience:
1, Article 13.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.lmu.edu/fgv/vol5/iss1/13