Identity politics damages the Left while benefitting White Supremacists

A cogent argument on how identity politics has badly damaged progressive politics over the last twenty years – and ironically benefited White Supremacists and the extreme right generally. It’s time to rethink and abandon this false perspective:

Identity politics always felt like snake oil to me. I never bought into it when I was a student being exposed to its early manifestations, and as a writer I have rebelled against it from the very beginning.

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