By Ryan Conrad
When rights” move wrong.
- Does homosexual marriage help the right-wing objective of linking entry to easy human rights like health and wellbeing care and fiscal protection to an inherently conservative tradition?
- Will the power of queers to struggle in wars of imperialism support free up and empower LGBT humans round the world?
- Does hate-crime laws verify and increase traditionally anti-queer associations just like the police and prisons instead of dismantling them?
The opposed to Equality collective asks a few demanding questions. those queer thinkers, writers, and artists are devoted to undermining a stunted notion of equality.” during this strong e-book, they problem mainstream homosexual and lesbian struggles for inclusion in elitist and inhumane associations. greater than a critique, Against Equality seeks to reinvigorate the queer political mind's eye with impressive possibility!
"In an period while a lot of the lesbian and homosexual flow turns out to echo the rhetoric of the mainstream institution, the paintings of opposed to Equality is a vital provocation and corrective.... i am hoping this booklet is learn commonly, relatively via the folk who will so much disagree with it; within the culture of the nice political pamphleteers, this assortment may still spark debate round the various key matters for our movement." Dennis Altman, writer of Homosexual: Oppression & Liberation
"Against Equality matters an intensive demand social transformation. opposed to and past the "holy trinity" of pragmatic homosexual politicsmarriage, militarism, and prisonthe queer and trans voices archived during this assortment supply an intensive left critique of neoliberalism, capitalism, and nation oppression. In a layout available and enlivening, both at domestic within the lecture room and in the street, this e-book retains our political imaginations alive. arrange to be challenged, proficient, and inspired." Margot Weiss, writer of Techniques of Pleasure
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Against Equality: Queer Revolution, Not Mere Inclusion by Ryan Conrad