Essentialism: Ask

The Problem: Essentialism

Ask This:

  • "Tell me more. I'm curious to hear more about why you think that."
  • "Isn't it more complicated than that though?"
  • "All women/men? Which women/men? Which Black women? Which LBTQ folks? Which persons with disabilities? Which__________?"
  • "How do you account for variations among women, men, or other groups?"