February 6, 2018

The Current

In this week's edition:

Food, Frisbee, Feminism Special: Part 1
Intersectional Feminism

This is the first in a four part series to celebrate the month of February and Food, Frisbee, Feminism, a second-year movement to bring more people in the ultimate community together over social gatherings to talk about feminism. We'll bring you three featured articles on a topic each week. Have some articles you want to share? Send them to upwindultimate@gmail.com and we'll collect them as a resource.

Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence Against Women of Color
by Kimberle Crenshaw

Why Our Feminism Must Be Intersectional (And 3 Ways to Practice It)
by Jarune Uwujaren and Jamie Utt

To Understand the Women's March on Washington, You need to Understand Intersectional Feminism
by Jenee Desmond-Harris

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Highlight of the Week

Check out this video recap of our fourth week on the tour, made by our video producer, Rayna Wachs! #XWTour

The Crosswind Tour Announcements

  • Unfortunately, we'll have to cancel our visit to Waimanalo, HI. Although, this means we'll be in town for Pres Day Invite in San Diego! 
  • We're still looking for friends in the Santa Fe, NM area. If you are one of them, or know someone, email us at upwindultimate@gmail.com.

Thank you again to our sponsors, iSplack, Five Ultimate, ARIA UltimateGuayaki, and Clif Bar for keeping us fired up and ready to go!