In the 25 years since the Stonewall Riots it is queer self-help, not law reform, which has improved the lives of lesbian and gay people.
The bisexual American black nationalist leader, MALCOLM X, was a forceful advocate of self-help and community empowerment. Self-reliance is also the key to queer emancipation.
The separatist agendas of women, gays, black and disabled activists are divisive, and undermine the campaign for equality.
Everyone is potentially bisexual; the struggle for lesbian and gay equality is about the right of all people to share the joy of same-sex relationships without guilt or anxiety, and without the fear of prejudice and discrimination.
The Homophobic Bias Of The Criminal Justice System
Sigmund Freud challenged sexual ignorance and pioneered an emancipatory understanding of human sexuality.
Peter Tatchell looks back with pride at the radical politics that inspired the London Gay Liberation Front, 1970-73.
The 1972 protest against Prof. Hans Eysenck’s advocacy of aversion therapy as a “cure” for homosexuality.
A radical critique & agenda for social transformation