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Globalization:

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Complicit:

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Binary logic (both/and vs. either/or):

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Common sense belief:

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Gender:

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Sex:

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Sexuality:

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Race/racism:

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Heteronormativity:

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Homonormativity:

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Nationalism:

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Homonationalism:

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Colonialism:

- Metropole establishes unequal social, economic, and cultural relations with another territory, now called a colony
- Large movement of people and resources from the metropole to the colony for the purposes of governing and extracting resources/wealth

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Post colonialism:

- Process of gaining independence from when you used to be a colony
- Relationship with metropole (parent country) = severed

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Settler colonialism:

- Colonialism hasn’t simply stopped
- Because of colonial past, there are effects
- Demand to go away

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Meritocracy:

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Colour-blindness:

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Veiled racism:

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Microagressions:

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Microaffirmations:

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Intersectionality:

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Other/othering:

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Wage-labour contradiction:

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Environmental contraindication:

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Alienation:

- Capitalism deprives human beings of source of self worth and identity
- Worker derives none of the other personal satisfactions of work (other than means of survival) because the products of his labour do not belong to him
- Profits go to capitalists and sold for profit
- Estranged from process, their own humanity, deprived of satisfaction of owning the product of labour

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Commodification:

Producing sellable things from historically unsellable things

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Commodity fetishism:

- Fetishizes the products of labour and the relation between the commodities at the expense of the labour itself and the relations between the humans involved
- Gives commodities a mystified status that abstracts them from the human meaning they have in the real ways they are produced and used
- Prevents people from seeing that one class of people is exploiting another

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Regimes of accumulation:

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Fordism:

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Post-Fordism:

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