There are multiple terms a person can use when identifying the role that they actively play within anti-oppressive work. Neither is better than the other and regardless
of what you call yourself, each role plays an important part in this kind of work. Many want to be an ally, which is why this pamphlet focuses on that term. However,
being an ally is not a self-appointed identity and requires you to show your understanding through actions, relations, and recognition by the community.