Building Coalitions: Bridging Difference
A well-funded conservative movement has shown the power of coalitions. Progressives have had difficulty uniting across divisions of race, class and gender. What are the obstacles to bridging difference and how can they be overcome? What are the ingredients for creating broad-based coalitions?
Keynote Address of International Women’s Week. Recorded at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Urvashi Vaid was an Indian-born American LGBT rights activist, lawyer, community organizer and writer. An expert in gender and sexuality law, she was a consultant in attaining specific goals of social justice. She was the Executive Director of the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force. She is the author of Virtual Equality and Irresistible Revolution. She died in 2022.