Rachel Nichols and Enduring White Feminism in the Workplace

Ralinda Watts
4 min readJul 23, 2021
Two white women holding a feminism sign.
Photo credit: Tima Miroshnichenko

For Black women, we understand all too well that there is a Rachel Nichols that we have encountered in the workplace. Yes, the white woman that smiles in your face, proclaims to be an ally, and seems to emphatically support the need for anti-racism work, but behind closed doors has a secret agenda of her own, one that does not include your advancement.

Ralinda Watts

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