A review by bonafidefaygo
Elite Capture: How the Powerful Took Over Identity Politics by Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò

challenging informative inspiring reflective slow-paced


This was great in terms of understanding real life examples of how to not only dismantle problematic structures but ALSO how to rebuild them. Not talking about who's allowed in and out of a room, but instead talk about how we can break down and rebuild the room.

I do think that the writing is not particularly accessible and there were a number of times I thought things should've been rewritten to be more easily understood.

Overall, it did change how I view things and contextualize things I already understood, which was nice