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RedEmmaSpeaks wrote

Again, with the anti-Idpol, all those smug cisgender brosocialists lecturing women and minorities as to why they must simply put aside their concerns for the revolution, as if when we've overthrown the government or society, then we'll look at our checklist and start working on "Ending racism forever!" or something. White men can ignore Idpol--heck they benefit from Idpol--but everyone else doesn't have that luxury. Whether we choose to acknowledge it or not, Idpol shapes the lives of Women, LGBT, and PoC.

I don't know when I'll ever stop posting a link to this cartoon, but it remains so apt: https://coinsh.red/p/Liberal_Intellectual_On_Why_We_Should_Ignore_Identity_Politics.png

I'll agree with the Brosocialists that class is a major source of oppression, one we should devote our lives to overthrowing, but it is majorly simplistic to assume it affects all groups of people equally. Like LBJ said, "White poverty is not the same as Black poverty."

The central ideal behind the Left is that everyone should feel free to live their lives as they see fit, so long as it harms no one else in the process. Idpol isn't a distraction from the cause; Idpol IS the cause in a nutshell. A liberation doesn't count unless it liberates everyone.