Queering Anarchism: Addressing and Undressing Power and by Deric Shannon, Abbey Volcano, J. Rogue, C. B. Daring, Martha

By Deric Shannon, Abbey Volcano, J. Rogue, C. B. Daring, Martha Ackelsberg

"Definitely a publication worthy examining, whatever the labels of normalcy you've pasted as much as your self or grown conversant in letting others do the nasty gluing for you."—Bookslut

"The divide is starting to be among the pro-military, pro-police, marriage-seeking homosexual and lesbian rights politics we see within the headlines on a daily basis and the grassroots racial and financial justice situated queer and trans resistance that fights to finish prisons, borders, conflict and poverty. Queering Anarchism a necessary contribution during this second, offering research and techniques for development the queer and trans politics we need and need." —Dean Spade, Normal Life

“A much-needed assortment that thinks via strength, hope, and human liberation. those items are guaranteed to elevate the extent of discussion approximately sexuality, gender, and the ways in which they tie in with struggles opposed to our ruling institutions.”—Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Outlaw Woman

“Against the austerity of heterosexual politics, Queering Anarchism sketches the connections among gender mutiny, queer sexualities, and anti-authoritarian wants. via embodied histories and incendiary critique, the members amassed right here exhibit how we mustn't ever cease at smashing the kingdom; really normativity itself is the enemy of all radical possibility.”—Eric A. Stanley, co-editor of Captive Genders

What does it suggest to "queer" the area round us? How does the novel refusal of the mainstream codification of GLBT id as a brand new gender norm come into concentration within the context of anarchist thought and perform? How do our notions of orientation tell our politics?and vice versa? Queering Anarchism brings jointly a various set of writings starting from the deeply theoretical to the playfully own that discover the chances of the idea that of "queering," turning the dominant, and principally heteronormative, buildings of trust and id solely within out. Ranging in subject from the financial system to incapacity, politics, social constructions, sexual perform, interpersonal relationships, and past, the authors the following recommend that queering will be greater than a collection of non-public preferences?pointing towards the potential for a completely new means of viewing the world.

Contributors comprise: Ryan Conrad, Sally Darity, Jamie Heckert, Farhang Rouhani, Jerimarie Liesegang, Benjamin Shepard, Gayge Operaista, CRAC Collective, Stephanie Grohmann, Sandra Jeppesen, Susan music, Diana C. S. Becerra, Jason Lydon, Liat Ben-Moshe, Anthony J. Nocella, II, AJ Withers, Saffo Papantonopoulou, and Hexe.

Deric Shannon, C.B. bold, J. Rogue, and Abbey Volcano are anarchists and activists who paintings in a large choice of radical, feminist, and queer groups around the United States.

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Demarginalising the Intersection of Race and Sex 29 Perhaps it appears to some that I have offered inconsistent criticisms of how black women are treated in anti-discrimination law: I seem to be saying that in one case, black women’s claims were rejected and their experiences obscured because the court refused to acknowledge that the employment experience of black women can be distinct from that of white women, while in other cases the interests of black women were harmed because black women’s claims were viewed as so distinct from the claims of either white women or black men that the court denied to black females representation of the larger class.

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