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Judith Butler 1 – Homonationalism 0

By Tavia Nyong’o Ironically, the very reasons I gave Berlin Pride a pass this year — rampant commercialism, body fascism, and apolitical torpor — are the reasons I wish I had now been there to see Judith Butler turn down the organizer’s Prize for Civil Courage. Delivered in German to a surprised but delighted crowd, […]

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Lady Gaga’s Lesbian Phallus

How Lady Gaga and Beyoncé’s latest video performs the lesbian phallus as posited by queer theorist Judith Butler.