sex and sexuality

Interview with an anarchist dominatrix

For two years Mistress Venus was a professional dominatrix in central London. She’s also an anarchist communist. So, we at Organise! thought we’d take the opportunity to ask her a few questions about this.

Anarchism, heterosexism and secular religions

A critical response to a letter about "gay issues" in the anarcho-syndicalist union CNT's newspaper.

Dealing with street harassment guide

A guide for women with advice on how to effectively deal with sexual harrassment in public.

The origins of the Gay Liberation Front ... and disrupting the 'Festival of Light' - UK 1960s

Cliff Richard & Mary Whitehouse

An excerpt from "Days in the Life - Voices from the English Underground 1961-1971", p. 378-382, Pimlico, UK, 1998.
The 'Festival of Light ' was a short-lived UK right wing Christian campaign involving Cliff Richard, Mary Whitehouse, Malcolm Muggeridge and other 'concerned' religious bores. It was a lame attempt to counter the libertarian culture of the 1960s-70s by re-asserting traditional Christian values.

Abuse of power in the NHS - the Kerr Haslam Inquiry

Ellen Kemp looks into the sexual abuse scandal involving vulnerable people that didn’t rock the nation.

Chinese riot over detention of activist

Angry villagers in China's Shandong province have rioted in support of a blind activist who has been under house arrest for campaigning against forced sterilisations and abortions.

Interview with an ex-sex text worker

In the wake of the first unfair dismissal case for a sex worker, libcom.org interviews another sex worker about the industry, the work, and the possibilities for struggle

Marriage and love - Emma Goldman

Anarchist and feminist Emma Goldman on relationships, love and marriage.