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12 November 2014

Days, when you realise your radical left politics is like ice on river and any time you can slip into the right-wing river.

Discomfort and critique is part of any movement and alienating yourself from the discourse because each figure is not radical enough is making you as right-wing as the ones you’re against. 28 more words

Event: Yes Lorde! A tribute to Audre Lorde

Calling all radicals,activists, irreverents and academics to honour the 20th anniversary of the passing of Audre Lorde; a black lesbian, feminist, poet, mother, activist, lover and survivor who pioneered fighting societal oppression on every front.  141 more words

GENDER POLITICS

Queering the Air

Poet CAConrad was in Portland last week for the release of his new chapbook, WRITING IN ALL CAPS IS THE BREATHMINT OF THE SOUL, (subtitled Prose Poems or Something) from local Bone Tax Press, on the heels of the very recent publication of another full-length book of poetry, Ecodeviance: (Soma)tics for the Future Wilderness, from Wave Books. 1,188 more words

Poetry

Book Review: Adam by Ariel Schrag

About 25% into this book, I started to think Oh man, this book is hilarious but is gonna seriously ruffle some feathers.

(upon checking out the 1-stars on Amazon, the answer is… 257 more words

Book Review