Mamphela Ramphele Quote

The double jeopardy of being black and female in a racist and sexist society may well make one less afraid of the sanctions against success. A non-subservient black woman is by definition a transgressive- she is the ultimate outsider.


Across Boundaries: The Journey of a South African Woman Leader (ed. Feminist Press at CUNY, 1999) - ISBN: 9781558611665

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The double jeopardy of being black and female in a racist and sexist society may well make one less afraid of the sanctions against success. A...

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The double jeopardy of being black and female in a racist and sexist society may well make one less afraid of the sanctions against success. A...

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The double jeopardy of being black and female in a racist and sexist society may well make one less afraid of the sanctions against success. A...

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The double jeopardy of being black and female in a racist and sexist society may well make one less afraid of the sanctions against success. A...