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  • misogynoir, n.

    Model View Culture, 23 July 2015:

    Moreover, it states that “being unable to understand why someone holds a viewpoint doesn’t mean that they’re wrong.” Except it sometimes does mean they are wrong when that viewpoint is “women shouldn’t code” or that a black woman contributor shouldn’t be offended by misogynoir in the project’s Slack channel.

    September 3, 2015

  • It's miso-gy(n)-noir, noir as in black

    July 17, 2015

  • I get the miso and gyn. Kindly explain "oir".

    July 17, 2015

  • The distortion and devaluing of Black women’s gender identity is a curious feature of what Dr. Moya Bailey has termed “misogynoir,” which refers to the unique hatred of Black women and girls. Salon

    July 16, 2015