Bringing the utopian into our gender politics

This piece was spurred by reading on-line comments from an anarchist feminist conference, in which an organiser was repeatedly attacked for being a TERF (a trans-exclusionary radical feminist). Conflict over the terms of gender politics has been mounting for decades. In the face of deepening disagreement, might there be some overlooked common ground worth building […]

Please don’t go…

The grocery store killings in Paris entered public discourse. They became a story about Jews, security, and anti-Semitism – about Jewish futures and lack of future in Europe, and about Israel’s assertion of protective custody. Western leaders meanwhile have spoken earnestly about the need to protect Jews better so that they will stay. But this language […]