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Trouble & Strife: Who Owns Gender?

Who Owns Gender? Delilah Campbell reflects on the deeper meaning of recent conflicts between feminists and transgender activists. [Originally from Trouble & Strife: Who Owns Gender] For a couple of weeks in early 2013, it seemed as if you couldn’t … Continue reading

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Bolivian Radical Feminist Maria Galindo on the State, ‘despatriarcalizacion’ and the story of Ekeko

[This interview originally appeared here] Mujeres Creando [wikipedia | website] is a radical feminist organization that has been confronting the patriarchalism of Bolivian society since the 1980’s.  We spoke with one of the founders, Maria Galindo, in the restaurant of their small hotel … Continue reading

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Lee Lakeman on Red Hot Video, the Wimmin’s Fire Brigade and the struggle against pornography

This recording was found on vmc. Reposting here with a transcript: (download mp3) “Red Hot Video was a series of stores, five I think, in the lower mainland. They were franchised owned stores which were introducing a line of videos … Continue reading

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Telephone

Lately, I’ve become convinced that politics on the internet is a giant game of telephone. [A] game played around the world, in which one person whispers a message to another, which is passed through a line of people until the … Continue reading

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Rethinking Sex and Gender – Christine Delphy

[Christine Delphy on the social construction of sex, gender, hierarchy and division. Reprinted from Sex in Question: French materialist feminism edited by Diana Leonard and Lisa Adkins 1996. PDF ] Rethinking Sex and Gender Christine Delphy1 Up till now, most work on gender, … Continue reading

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Gender Matters

“A frequent criticism of radical feminism is that it supports a biologically based “essential” division of the world into male and female. In particular this accusation is charged against radical feminists working in the area of violence against women who … Continue reading

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The Complete Works of Andrea Dworkin

Available here:  http://radfem.org/dworkin/

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