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bell hooks and Sara Palin Matrafesto

colleenaryanne's picture

dchin, sekang, and I wrote this Mantrafesto from bell hooks's statement and with Sara Palin in mind.


The voices of “power feminism” tend to be highlighted in mass media. (42)

Media rewards those who reinforce structures that are already in place.

Structures in place put Sara Palin in the McCain campaign.

The campaign exists within a structure that bell hooks wants to break free from.

Break free from reform, engage in revolution.

Revolution and presidential campaigns do not coincide (?) cannot coexist (?) one does not lend itself to the other (?).