Category Archives: queer rights

Members of QLF Organized Protest & Teach-In, Sunday Jan 30th

Coverage of the teach-in by the Wesleyan Argus: “The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) activist organization Queer Liberation Front and their supporters marched down Main Street to Javapalooza this Sunday to protest the alleged Dec. 18 assault of an … Continue reading

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Queer Rights-Worker Rights-Human Rights!

"We choose to unite on the basis of our queerness (Note: this does not equate directly with “gay”) because queer people are present in every race, class, religion, political party – every single region of society. Our personal experiences as queer beings gives us a strong base for unity with other oppressed people." Continue reading

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Coretta Scott King On Gay And Lesbian Rights

“I still hear people say that I should not be talking about the rights of lesbian and gay people and I should stick to the issue of racial justice… But I hasten to remind them that Martin Luther King, Jr., … Continue reading

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Lesbians In Pakistan Live In Silence, Love In Secret

“In an Islamic country like Pakistan, lesbians can be imprisoned for life. However, Fatima says, it is not the law that gays and lesbians fear — it’s family and neighbors, whom she suspects murder many gays and lesbians in honor killings.” Continue reading

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