¡Palabra!: Ally

An ally is a person of one social identity group who stands up in support of members of another group; typically member of dominant group standing beside member(s) of targeted group; e.g., a male arguing for equal pay for women.
Source: https://www.uml.edu/docs/Glossary_tcm18-55041.pdf

Un aliado es una persona de un grupo de identidad social que se alza en apoyo de los miembros de otro grupo; por lo general miembros del grupo dominante apoyando a miembros del grupo dominado; por ejemplo, un hombre reclamando igualdad de remuneración para las mujeres.
Fuente: https://www.uml.edu/docs/Glossary_tcm18-55041.pdf

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