Friday, July 30, 2010

July 19th: A look at what progressive queer activist are doing in Germany and the US

On Women's Magazine on KPFA radio this Monday July 19th we look an event at Berlin’s Gay Pride during which racism inside LGBTQ movements was publicly highlighted when Queer theorist Judith Butler refused an award by the Berlin Gay Pride organizers. Paola Bacchetta speaks with Jin Haritaworn, a trans member of the queer of color anti-racism group SUSPECT, about racism in German LGBTQ movements and the larger society. 19:20 min.


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On July 19th on KPFA radio's Women's Magazine Lisa Dettmer talked to Caitlin Breedlove from SONG about a new progressive Queer coalition that developed out of the recent US Social Forum. This coalition is is attempting to create a new national LGBT coalition with a new agenda that addresses the needs of vulnerable LGBTQ communities and the structural causes of queer oppression. 22:00 min.


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