Monica Sanders
4 min readJun 8, 2023
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“Why Don’t You Go Work in Some of These Poor Black Communities?” Unpacking Misogynoir in Climate Justice and Digital Equity Movements

In the journey towards climate justice and digital equity, the presence of misogynoir within these movements remains a significant barrier. Misogynoir, a term coined by queer black feminist Moya Bailey, refers to the intersection of racism and misogyny specifically targeting black women. This article explores a personal encounter with misogynoir in the…

Monica Sanders

Founder, The Undivide Project (; Activist-Scholar; Professor@Georgetown; Senior Fellow, Tulane Disaster Resilience Leadership Academy