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‘Sex Workers Unite’

“Sex Workers Unite: A History of the Movement from Stonewall to SlutWalk,” by Melinda Chateauvert, is a valuable history of the Sex Workers’ Rights Movement in the U.S. from its start in the 1960s to the present and its intersection with other social justice movements. Continue reading

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Rape protests in India

From the new January-February 2013 issue of News & Letters: Woman as Reason Rape protests in India by Terry Moon The recent rape of a 23-year-old medical student in India was brutal: a metal rod was jammed with such force … Continue reading

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Slutwalk in Chicago (2012)

From the November-December 2012 issue of News & Letters Slutwalk in Chicago Slutwalk participants showing off their signs at the demonstration on Sept. 16. Signs read: “The only time that my body ‘shuts that thing down’ is when I go … Continue reading

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November-December 2012 issue of News & Letters is now available on the web

News & Letters, Vol. 57, No. 6 November-December 2012 You may view this issue of News & Letters in pdf form here Lead Obama’s re-election doesn’t end clash of two worlds The two worlds of the rulers and the ruled shone through … Continue reading

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SlutWalk in Chicago

From the July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: SlutWalk in Chicago Chicago–SlutWalk came to downtown on June 4, a gorgeous hot day. Over 1,000 participated, including many GLBTQ folks. SlutWalk originated in Canada when a Toronto police officer told … Continue reading

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