A Political and Literary Forum
On the hundreth anniversary of suffrage, it’s time for gender equity in political office.
Jennifer M. Piscopo, Shauna L. Shames
Dora Russell and the evolution of feminisim.
Friends, Bitches, Countrymen: Contemporary Feminist Poetics
When is public death meaningful? A case study of political suicide.
It is easy, but wrong, to see development in terms of 'genes for X' or a nature/nurture balance.
Two radical notions in the early 1970s, having a black president and permitting homosexual marriage, have pretty much come to pass.
Claude S. Fischer
Little attention has turned to what may be the most revealing element of her defense.
Welfare policy breeds distrust, which in turn undermines outcomes. Judith A. Levine offers modest proposals for how we can reach the most disadvantaged among us.
Judith A. Levine
In the marriage and voting rights cases, the world outside powerfully affected the court.
Pamela S. Karlan
An interview with activist Peter Tatchell
Barbara Fischer discusses gender and gendered thinking in poetry with three fellow poetesses.
After decades of such astonishing change, the gender revolution appears over—before its completion.
In France, a Strange, Last-Ditch Campaign Against Marriage Equality
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Robin D. G. Kelley
Michael Patrick Lynch
Elizabeth Shakman Hurd, Nadia Marzouki
Alex de Waal
Silvia Federici, Jill Richards
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