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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (138): 82–107.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Cole Rizki Abstract This article forms part of an emerging body of scholarship on the sex/gender politics of authoritarian regimes in Latin America, turning specific attention to Argentine trans and travesti politics and rights claims as these articulate with legacies of authoritarianism. On March...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (120): 183–203.
Published: 01 October 2014
....” Examples include “invert,” “pederasty,” “lesbian,” “pervert,” “prostitute,” “viado” (faggot), “bicha” (queer or sissy), “pornography,” “travesti” (a locally and individually particular blend of transgender, transvestism, and transsexuality), “permissiveness,” and a host of other words whose...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (117): 139–148.
Published: 01 October 2013
... to the vulnerability of Iraqi civilians, to the travesties of the recent war, and to racist generalizations and stereotypes as exhibited in games such as Quest for Saddam, along with Iraqi citizens’ vulnerability to recruitment by violent groups like al-­Qaeda because of the United States’ failed strategy...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (61): 197–201.
Published: 01 January 1995
...R. J. Lambrose Copyright © 1995 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1995 The Abusable Past R. J. LAMBROSE MISSISSIPPI TURNING? For a generation raised on such travestied histories of the Civil Rights movement as Alan...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (93): 142–148.
Published: 01 October 2005
... it did to the plight of women in the country, and Western governments did more to protest that travesty than they ever did to protest a thousand wife beat- ings, ruthless claustrations, or forced marriages. Fact number 2: Women in Afghanistan today...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (120): 35–51.
Published: 01 October 2014
... as well as the practice of Chileanness. Because Casas was proposing a queer treatment of the supreme Chilean and Latin American icon of womanhood, a crisis similar in proportion to Simón Bolívar travesti erupted. One of the objections to Dávila’s queer portrait of Bolívar was that he had appropri...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (78): 6–26.
Published: 01 October 2000
...: that proved he was a Communist. So, is that indoctrinating students and giving up intellectual independence? It’s ridiculous. So the answer is, I despise Hook’s view absolutely. I think it’s a complete travesty of any notion of academic freedom. If teachers of any political view violate...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (138): 1–9.
Published: 01 October 2020
... Europe, and Cole Rizki’s piece on the transhistorical alliance between Las Madres de Plaza de Mayo and travestí activism in Argentina. In her Intervention piece, Vivian Shaw explores how global anti-fascism is invoked in contemporary Japan, creating what she calls a culture of “liberal anti-fascism...
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Radical History Review (1987) 1987 (38): 59–71.
Published: 01 May 1987
...) social classes. Clark examines the ways in which they thriv- ed on the pretense of being something or someone else: ”There were unmistakeably two main types of travesty going on: first, the pretence of the bourgeois to be working-class; but second, mixed in with that general slumming...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (103): 175–186.
Published: 01 January 2009
...; A Reader, ed. Catherine Hall (New York: Routledge, 2000), 246 – 77; Don Kulick, Travesti: Sex, Gender, and Culture among Brazilian Transgendered Prostitutes (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998), 29 – 45, 191 – 238; Charlotte A. Suthrell, Unzipping Gender: Sex, Cross Dressing, and Culture (New...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (124): 90–101.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of bulldozers as they carve out roads in the dam construction zone. As the story unfolds, Larraín’s camera follows Berta and her son and daughter-­in-­law through the legal, court, and police impasses of their daily lives and the travesties they face as they struggle to defend their territories against...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (99): 187–201.
Published: 01 October 2007
... to reconcile their view of creation with the geological record. They denounced the book as “a travesty on geology that threatened to set back the cause of Christian science a generation.”44 A few states passed legislation providing for the teaching of creation science, but once again they were...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (106): 198–214.
Published: 01 January 2010
... incorporate the latest headlines into their work. Some of the pressing issues we face today — terrorism, immigration, institutional racism, the Iraq war, torture, and the travesty of the Bush presidency — are all considered fair game in the top echelons of the art world. Even the Colombian artist...
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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (83): 28–43.
Published: 01 May 2002
...- front the more complex and troubling reality of the past. The military’s reluctance to acknowledge its uncivilized tactics in Algeria, such as the use of torture, is in keep- ing with its long history of denying travesties of justice. It was, in fact, not until 1993...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (55): 33–51.
Published: 01 January 1993
..., or Negro women labor," who had "practically quit work" due to increased earnings of menfolk or because of allotments from relatives in the military. This travesty, he continued, had undermined the war efforts of women who had worked for the Red Cross, Liberty Loan drives, and other wartime...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (85): 37–57.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., in light of the perceived travesty of justice, and in the aftermath of RAF leader Ulrike Meinhof’s death in May, anarchists bombed U.S. military sites on German soil and, in the first half of the following year, assassi- nated attorney general Siegfried Buback...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 72–92.
Published: 01 January 2022
.... 74. Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary , s.v. “photocopy.” www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photocopy . 75. Rizki, “Familiar Grammars,” 201 . 76. Singer, “From the Medical Gaze,” 607 . 77. During the democratic transition in the 1970s, travestis were among the most...
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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (148): 69–89.
Published: 01 January 2024
... the movement’s reach farther to include those reluctant to support abortion rights, placing greater pressure on the state to enact change. In 2019, in an inclusive move, the ENM changed its name to the Encuento Plurinational de Mujeres, Lesbianas, Trans, Travestis, Bisexuales y No Binaries (Plurinational Meeting...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (136): 75–97.
Published: 01 January 2020
... . 17. While the use of transgender ( transgénero ) has been gaining ground in recent decades, breaking from the historic designation of travesti —subjects who adopt feminine expressions in dress and language but who are traditionally placed on the spectrum of homosexual desire—Echeverría Gaitán does...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (62): 81–103.
Published: 01 May 1995
... that everything Bayard had confided about his sexual life suggested the conflation of homosexuality and promiscuity, which for Muste represented ”the travesty and denial of love an impulse to use and exploit.” Muste questioned whether Bayard could play a prominent role in a pacifist movement grounded...