What is imperial feminism? Why are non-Western women viewed as in need of “saving”?
What are examples of how feminist narratives have been deployed to justify imperialist intervention? How does this imperialist intervention impact women?
How can imperial feminism be resisted? What does global feminist solidarity look like?
The United States withdrew from Afghanistan in 2021, resulting in a Taliban takeover and a media firestorm lamenting the situation of women and children (i.e., a resuscitation of the imperial feminist discourse). What does solidarity with people in Afghanistan look like? How can feminists support those in Afghanistan without advocating for intervention (militarisitc or economic)?