As marginalized people it’s important to unlock our subject-position in location to power. It’s a politics of negation. #NotYourAsianSidekick, not your fill-in-the-blank. Meaning we don’t belong to you.
Whiteness is completely capable of operating without white bodies and patriarchy is completely capable of operating without men in the room. Cancel it. Once we break away we can start focusing on defining what we truly are and mobilizing from the margins.
I want to be part of a movement that gives me life and not death. Not your martyr because I believe the cross is a symbol of resistance to suffering and not a glorification of it.