By Ryan Conrad

ISBN-10: 1849351848

ISBN-13: 9781849351843

When “rights” cross wrong.


  • Does homosexual marriage help the right-wing objective of linking entry to uncomplicated human rights like overall healthiness care and financial safety to an inherently conservative tradition?
  • Will the power of queers to struggle in wars of imperialism aid unencumber and empower LGBT humans round the world?
  • Does hate-crime laws confirm and boost traditionally anti-queer associations just like the police and prisons instead of dismantling them?

The opposed to Equality collective asks a few not easy questions. those queer thinkers, writers, and artists are dedicated to undermining a stunted notion of “equality.” during this robust booklet, they problem mainstream homosexual and lesbian struggles for inclusion in elitist and inhumane associations. greater than a critique, Against Equality seeks to reinvigorate the queer political mind's eye with exceptional possibility!

"In an period whilst rather a lot of the lesbian and homosexual stream turns out to echo the rhetoric of the mainstream institution, the paintings of opposed to Equality is a crucial provocation and corrective.... i am hoping this publication is learn commonly, really through the folk who will such a lot disagree with it; within the culture of the nice political pamphleteers, this assortment should still spark debate round the various key concerns for our movement." —Dennis Altman, writer of Homosexual: Oppression & Liberation

"Against Equality concerns a thorough demand social transformation. opposed to and past the "holy trinity" of pragmatic homosexual politics—marriage, militarism, and prison—the queer and trans voices archived during this assortment supply a thorough left critique of neoliberalism, capitalism, and country oppression. In a structure available and enlivening, both at domestic within the school room and in the street, this ebook retains our political imaginations alive. organize to be challenged, knowledgeable, and inspired." —Margot Weiss, writer of Techniques of Pleasure



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