Having found the love of many queer friends in the last year, I am overjoyed to report that fulfillment is exactly what I’m feeling now. I’m only just starting on my path towards expressing womanhood, but the people around me care about me and are supporting me every step of the way. I’m getting braver constantly, and it’s because of them that I can finally, and with no fear or shame in my voice, call myself a woman.
Read More Reflections of a Very Gay, Very Closeted Trans Girl
Following the recent events where Sex Workers Outreach Project (SWOP USA), and all its chapters, joined individuals and organizations around the world in recognizing December 17 as the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers, we feel that it is timely to republish this article on the four-day Sex Workers Festival of Resistance, that was held to organise and fight for sex worker rights.
Read More THE ON-GOING STRUGGLE FOR EMPOWERMENT, VISIBILITY, AND RIGHTS FOR ALL SEX WORKERS
In introducing and utilising a conceptual split between “now” and “back then”, movements and writers ignore the underlying structural and cultural forces that fuelled recent developments and myopically scramble for a “change” which is essentially nothing but a regression.
Read More The Left Politics of Nostalgia: Against Romanticizing the Past, Towards Fighting for Revolution