Who’s Afraid of Frances Fox Piven?
Frances Fox Piven“Piven, throughout her career as an activist and academic, has embodied the best of American democracy.” —The Nation How is it that Frances Fox Piven, a distinguished university professor, past president of the American Sociological Association, and recipient of numerous awards and accolades for her work could suddenly find herself all over the Internet—and Fox […]
What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape
Sohaila AbdulaliA beautifully written, brilliant, searingly honest—and ultimately hopeful—examination of sexual assault and the global discourse on rape told through the perspective of a survivor, writer, counselor, and activist. What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape is a book for this #MeToo and #TimesUp age that will stay with readers—men and women alike—for a long, […]
Without Apology: The Abortion Struggle Now
Jenny BrownWith an anti-abortion majority on the Supreme Court and several states attempting to outlaw abortion altogether, many activists are on the defensive, hoping to hold on to reproductive rights in a few places and cases. This spirited book shows how feminism can start winning again. Jenny Brown uncovers a century of legal abortion in the […]