Identity, Power, and Speech with Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò

Prevailing identity politics norms call on people “listen to the most affected” or “centre the most marginalized.” But this often works out quite badly in practice. Philosopher Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò on his brilliant essay “Being-in-the-Room Privilege: Elite Capture and Epistemic Deference.”

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Topics: Identity Politics Organizing
Guests: Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò