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About Linda Burnham

Linda Burnham has been organizing and writing on racial justice and peace issues in the U.S. since the 1960s, and on women-of-colour issues since the early 1970s. She was a leader in the Third World Women’s Alliance, and in 1990, together with Miriam Ching Louie, she co-founded Women of Color Resource Center. Burnham has published numerous articles on African-American women, African-American politics, and feminist theory.  She edited the anthology, Changing the Race: Racial Politics and the Election of Barack Obama. and is the co-author of the recently released report "Home Economics: The Invisible and Unregulated World of Domestic Work." She is the Research Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance in the USA

Articles by Linda Burnham

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Alex Sakalis, Editor

Alex Sakalis is associate editor of openDemocracy and co-edits the Can Europe Make It? page.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

1% Feminism

Since Sheryl Sandberg has taken it upon herself to jump-start the stalled feminist revolution it’s worth taking a look at the brand of feminism she espouses, says Linda Burnham 

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