This text was originally written in French
Intersectionality is mentioned in about all of social science literature nowadays. Typically, this concept shows the interdependent relation between generic situations and how different domination systems can overlap. Intersectionality is however, as it presents itself historically, an analytical tool developed especially with the aim to build an understandable holistic view of the critics of capitalism, patriarchy and racism. It is why this concept is so important for environmental struggles.
Because, for the first time ever, the World Social Forum takes place in North America. This is an historic opportunity to see another side of modern capitalism: instead of seeing the poverty and exploitation of the Southern states, the attendees will be able to observe the wealth and decadence of the North.
La Commission trans de PolitiQ-queers solidaires, de même que tous les groupes, organismes et associations signataires qui se sont alliés, vous invite à un grand rassemblement pacifique devant les bureaux montréalais du Directeur de l'état civil du Québec. CETTE ACTION VISE À FACILITER LES CHANGEMENTS DE NOM et DE MENTION DE SEXE des personnes transidentifiées au Québec.
4 juin 2010, à 22h00
5656 avenue du parc
Come dance off with your pants off and raise some money for the PINK BLOCK.
fundraiser for PolitiQ in preparation for the PINK BLOCK against G-8/G-20 manifestations in Toronto, June 25th to 27th