Category Archives: Gender & Sexuality

Won’t Believe the Hype

The following essay is about the ongoing struggle against sexual violence, especially in the context of the last year's events in Durham, NC. Readers should know that it could trigger difficult emotional responses among survivors and those folks close to … Continue reading

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Friendly Advice in the Fight against Patriarchy

Women's History Month is over but guess what? Patriarchy, the system that privileges men over women, still exists! I often feel overwhelmed dealing with the prevalence of patriarchy in my life so I decided to and ask some friends to … Continue reading

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Loving in the Movement: Revolutionary Task or Unity Crusher?

I want to talk about love this month not because the corporate holiday is coming up but because it is a little summed-up experience that has a big impact on our movement. I draw here from both theory and practice. … Continue reading

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A Gay Manifesto

San Francisco is a refugee camp for homosexuals.  We have fled here from every part of the nation, and like refugees elsewhere, we came not because it is so great here, but because it was so bad there.  By the … Continue reading

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