6. This is not to imply that coalition building or a general critique of oppression is undesirable. My position is far from suggesting that one kind of oppression needs to be countered before any other. Rather I argue that while we should be ever-aware of the multiplicity of lines of domination and oppression in our societies, in cases where it would seem that to fight against one kind of oppression may in fact jeopardize our fight against another form of domination, we should nevertheless be able to weigh the effects on all sides and take a stance, even if it happens to be a tentative one.


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