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Class and Gender in Democratic Socialist Activism

Class and Gender in Democratic Socialist Activism

December 10, 2018

Maria Svart, National Director of Democratic Socialists of America, talks about how she got involved with DSA and how feminism and democratic socialism intersect

Transgender Day of Remembrance: To Fight For Trans Lives, Think Local

Transgender Day of Remembrance: To Fight For Trans Lives, Think Local

November 21, 2018

On Transgender Day of Remembrance, Sylvia Rivera Law Project founder Dean Spade talks about the lack of federal protections for trans people and how communities are fighting back at the local level

Are Attacks on Trans Rights Also Attacks on Women's Liberation?

Are Attacks on Trans Rights Also Attacks on Women’s Liberation?

October 23, 2018

Transgender activist and researcher Mischa Haider says that the Trump administration’s proposed dismantling of trans rights are part of a larger strategy to dismantle gender equality

Maryland Gubernatorial Krish Vignarajah on Schools, Police, the Environment, and Being a Woman

June 16, 2018

With the primary just weeks away, Krish Vignarajah talks to Dharna Noor about how she would fund schools and implement criminal justice reform, and explains why Maryland needs women in elected office

Ending Violence Against Sex Workers

December 26, 2017

Sex Workers Outreach Project works to end violence and discrimination against sex workers, often by smashing stereotypes

Senate Unanimously Passes Sexual Assault, But What Will it Change?

March 12, 2014
Jennifer Norris: Senate bill will still keep military sexual abuse cases within the military’s chain of command

Unions in America

January 26, 2014
Jennifer Klein: Despite the legal precedent which established a union’s right to require new employees to pay a fair share, it’s alarming that SCOTUS would even take up such a case

Would Janet Yellin as Fed Chair Mark a Shift in Economic Policy?

October 9, 2013

Bill Black: Yellin’s confirmation marks a victory for progressive democrats?