Posts tagged oppression
ESSA Rising | Part 2: Her Project (Equity)

Equity is either confused with the financial terms describing liquid assets, or it is often misunderstood as favouring people who come from minoritised backgrounds without any historical or social interrogation as to why this might be the case. Synonymous with affirmative action and/or positive discrimination, equity as part of a social justice strategy is important to understand if we are going to systemically build an alternative reality that serves the unique and complex needs of everyone. Read this blog article to understand the difference between equity and equality and why equality as a 21st century development practice is nothing more than a fallacy.

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