"You neglect the politics side of identity politics. Identity politics is like a colonial relationship. There is a central state and various local fiefdoms or identities vying for the attention of the ruling or central authority. Local leaders and ambitious individuals denied the direct route to power, will see tthat the means of advancing themselves is via their own particular group."
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