Author: Sherry Wolf

SHERRY WOLF is author of the forthcoming Sexuality and Socialism: History, Politics, and Theory of Gay Liberation (Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2009). She is a member of the editorial board of the International Socialist Review. She can be reached

LGBT Political Cul-de-sac: Make a U-Turn

Electoral Cul-de-sac

ON THE EVE OF 2009, it is impossible to speak of a national gay liberation movement, as that would entail active groups of people mobilizing at the grassroots to achieve common aims.