Gender & Sexuality
Republicans’ Legislation Against Drag Shows Is Part of their Anti-LGBTQ+ Agenda
Right-wing reactionaries are taking aim at drag shows as part of their attack on LGBTQ+ rights. These proposed bills will undoubtedly open the floodgates for more and more explicit attacks against queer people across the country.
Sawyer SmithJune 14, 2022
To Fight Far Right Attacks We Must Reclaim the Radical Legacy of Pride
This Pride Month, many are worried about the escalating attacks on queer people, and especially trans people, coming from the far right. Instead of staying home, we need to take Pride back to its roots as a protest against oppression, not a party.
Olivia WoodJune 13, 2022
France’s Homosexual Front for Revolutionary Action Showed an Anti-Capitalist Perspective for Sexual Liberation
The Homosexual Front for Revolutionary Action was formed amid the massive protests in France in May 1968. The group’s anti-capitalist perspective for sexual liberation rings true today, especially during Pride month.
Pablo HerónJune 9, 2022
Unions, Left, and Activist Groups Go All Out For Abortion Rights in New York City
Join Left Voice, Starbucks workers, teachers, socialist and housing justice organizations, and others on the day the Supreme Court decision is announced to protest the overturning of Roe v. Wade and the attacks of the Right.
Left VoiceJune 8, 2022
Ni Una Menos: Inspiration from Argentina for the Trans Rights Movement
We should take inspiration from the Ni Una Menos movement in Latin America, which fought against femicides and laid the groundwork for the successful struggle for abortion rights. They chart the way forward in our struggle for trans rights and for bodily autonomy for all.
Ezra BrainJune 3, 2022
Protect Trans Youth, Fight for Bodily Autonomy: A Pride Month of Rage and Action
This Pride month and beyond, against the attacks on LGBTQ+ rights, the rights of trans youth and the right to bodily autonomy, we fight with all our strength for queer liberation.
Left VoiceJune 1, 2022
All That’s Left Podcast: Socialist Feminism and the Fight for Abortion Rights
In this episode, Tatiana Cozzarelli talks with New York abortion provider Angelique Saavedra to talk about the attacks on abortion rights and the way forward from a socialist feminist perspective.
Left VoiceMay 26, 2022
Over 20,000 March in New York City for Abortion Rights
Thousands of people marched in New York City and around the country for abortion rights.
Left VoiceMay 15, 2022
Nonprofit Professional Employees Union Condemns Attack on Abortion Rights
The Nonprofit Professional Employees Union's statement in defense of abortion rights.
Left VoiceMay 10, 2022