The Capitalist Crisis and the Fight Against Oppression

The question of oppression cannot be isolated from the general process of radicalization that is unfolding in the US and around the world.

LGBTQ Liberation and Revolution

The struggle against gender oppression and sexual orientation-based discrimination has developed into mass movements in many countries. These protests have within them an intrinsic revolutionary potential.

Socialism and LGBTQ Struggle

The capitalist status quo offers no way out for LGBTQ youth. Our oppression can only end with the end of capitalism and all of its rotten institutions.

Marxism vs. Intersectionality

What is intersectionality theory? Is it useful for fighting oppression, and is it compatible with Marxism?

The October Revolution and LGBTQ Struggle

In its ascendant phase, the Russian Revolution enacted the most progressive laws of its time as a step towards the liberation of all the oppressed.

LGBTQ Struggle in Africa

On February 13, 2014, the Nigerian president, Goodluck Jonathan, announced the passage of tough restrictions that outlawed gay marriage and all homosexual activity. He even went so far as to criminalize membership or participation in […]

The President That’s “Got Our Back”?

In an ABC-exclusive interview, President Obama has gone on record to “affirm that [he thinks] same-sex couples should be able to get married.” He has now become the first sitting U.S. president to say that […]

The LGBTQ Movement and the Fight for Equality (Part Two)

In part two, Tom Trottier analyzes the history of the LGBTQ movement and anti-sodomy laws in the United States, as well as gains made for LGBTQ people during the Bolshevik revolution and the later curtailment […]