By Aaronette M. White

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As an activist, I learned that a lot of different people catch hell in a lot of different ways. I learned early on that I can’t really expect other people to take my experiences of injustice seriously if I’m not taking their experiences of injustice seriously. The Men’s Movement Critic Chad is a supervisor in a nonprofit organization for youth development services in Georgia. He was born in 1959, grew up in New York within a middleclass household, and was age 37 at the time of the interview. He has a master’s degree in political science and has taught political science courses in a university setting.

Critical Black Feminist Intersections 9 ences of Black men under patriarchy in order to challenge patriarchy’s assumptions and practices for all men. In addition, the emerging discipline of Black feminist masculinities studies must examine the history of African American men’s resistance to patriarchal values and practices, and its continuity in contemporary times, from both humanities and social sciences perspectives. Historical and Contemporary Perspectives. 50 However, no published social science studies describe how African American men develop a feminist outlook in ways that encourage institutional change.

D. After getting his bachelor’s degree and before starting his graduate studies, he taught social studies at a private eastern boarding school. Early in his graduate school years, he worked as an editorial assistant for a feminist journal editor. He has never been married, but is currently dating. Cudjoe has a smooth caramel complexion and is of average height and weight. His youthful energy and fast-talking pace kept the interview intense and highly spirited. What’s more, his personal adventures “on the road to feminism” and his hilarious storytelling style kept us both in stitches.

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