Queer Movement/Queer Activism
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Allan Bérubé, 1946-2007: Against The Current vol. 135
An inspiring and broad-ranging queer historian, Allan Bérubé died at the age of 61 on December 11, 2007. He left us with major contributions of exciting historical work, but also important unfinished ...
Bi Any Other Name: Bisexual People Speak Out
Hutchins, Loraine, Kaahumanu, Lani (ed.)
A collection of essays by 75 authors on bisexual identity.
Coming to Power: Writings and Graphics on Lesbian S/M
Connexions Digest: Issue 54 - February 1992- A Social Change Sourcebook
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Connexions Library: Lesbians, Gays, Bi-sexuals Focus
Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on gays, lesbians, bisexuals.
A critique of anti-assimilation
In this piece, Gayge Operaista critiques how anti-assimilation politics of many radical queer tendencies ignores class struggle, and recasts queer liberation in terms of the class struggle, countering...
Goodman, Paul: Connexipedia Article
American sociologist, poet, writer, anarchist, social critic, and public intellectual. (1911-1972).
How Laws Assault Queer People (book review): Against The Current vol. 156
Dirr, Susan; Echeverria, Tessa
Queer (In)Justice is authored by Joey Mogul, a partner at the People’s Law Office in Chicago and director of DePaul University’s Civil Rights Clinic; Andrea Ritchie, an attorney and organizer who work...
LGBT: a Dissection
"LGBT" is everywhere these days. But is it here to stay, or is it a passing fad? Where did it come from? Why was it promoted? By whom? And to what end? How did it acquire its seemingly endless variant...
Liberating Sexual Desire
Everyone is potentially bisexual; the struggle for lesbian and gay equality is about the right of all people to share the joy of same-sex relationships without guilt or anxiety, and without the fear o...
The New Sexual Radicalism: Socialist Feminist Questions About Queer Activism
What are the social origins of queer? Does this current have a vision - whether implicit or explicit - of sexual liberation, and if so, what is it? What is its relationship to such emancipatory projec...
On Lesbian/Gay Liberation
The link between the oppression of LGBT people and women's oppression is key to our understanding and the struggles for liberation are consequently closely linked.
Pat Califia - A Three Part Interview
Califia, Pat; Shosho
"If you believe that inequities can only be addressed through extreme social change, then you qualify as a sex radical, even if you prefer to get off in the missionary position and still believe there...
Queer Activism in the Labor Movement
Smith, Sara R.
In the 1970s, Teresa Rankin kept her sexual orientation private while organizing textile workers at J.P. Stevens in North Carolina. When the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) offe...
Queer Progress: From Homophobia to Homonationalism
A political memoir by a leading gay rights and AIDS activist.
Queer theories and militant practices
A critical look at queer theories.
Queer Vows, Pros and Cons
Equality ain't liberation, honey, but it's important nonetheless. We fight for the right to jobs, as horrible as so many of them are. We should fight for queer marriage, as problematic an institution ...
A history of Samois, the first public organization devoted to lesbian sadomasochism and a key player in the early phases of the feminist "sex wars".
Sex, Needs, and Queer Culture: From Liberation to the Post-Gay
The belief of many in the early sexual liberation movements was that capitalism's investment in the norms of the heterosexual family meant that any challenge to them was invariably anti-capitalist. In...
Théories et militantismes queer : réflexion à partir de l'exemple français
Time to Abandon Gay Rights
Thirty years after the Stonewall Riots, comprehensive human rights laws - not gay rights - are the way forward.
Toward A Queer Marxism?: Against The Current vol. 151
Scholarly approaches to sexuality since the 1980s have become increasingly divorced from practical sexual politics, and both have largely given up on earlier attempts to engage with Marxism. Now this ...
What's Left of Queer?: Immigration, Sexuality, and Affect in a Neoliberal World
We need to refuse the narratives of abjection that are routinely forced upon us. They only render us immobile creatures, begging for help. We are all neoliberals now. We're all selling our bodies, our...
Connexions Directory of Groups & Websites
Connexions Archive & Library
The Connexions Archive & Library is Toronto-based project dedicated to keeping alive the rich history of grassroots movements for social justice. Connexions preserves 'alternative' histories that r...
Articles and actions related to human rights, democracy, and global justice.
From the Connexions Archives
Queer Anarchist Network
Organization profile published 1988
Organization profile published 1992
A web portal featuring sexuality resources: articles, websites, books. The home page features a selection of recent and important articles. A search feature, subject index, and other research tools ma...