Urvashi Vaid

Urvashi Vaid is the director of the Engaging Tradition Project at Columbia Law School's Center for Gender and Sexuality Law. This article is adapted from her forthcoming book, Irresistible Revolution: Confronting Race, Class and the Limits of LGBT Politics, which will be published in July by Magnus Books.

The LGBT-rights movement should fight for economic and social justice—not simply de jure civil rights. Read more

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