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She’s Not With You: Tokenism and Empty Symbolism Does Not Represent US

Teodrose Fikremariam
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Teodrose Fikremariam

Writer at Ghion Journal
Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
Teodrose Fikremariam
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On this day, January 13th, 1927, the first woman was seated on the previously all-male New York Stock Exchange. Forty years later,  Muriel Siebert “made history” again by becoming the first woman to become a member of the NYSE. These are the types of “fun facts” that are always lauded as acts of advancement for all women or “minorities”, as if the accomplishments of someone in the upper strata of society is supposed to represent the betterment of…

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