The RCP cleverly "opened a forum to discuss ideology, leadership, and Nepal" within the party and associates, and once strong positions were established, the non-Avakian factions were purged. The RCP abstracts class as a social subject and attempts to form it within its own theory rather than allow class dynamics and working class lived experience as a social subject inform its theory lesbians are not fucking each other due to Chapter One of Capital, they are simply attracted to each other and have decided to fuck, at the end of the day fucking may just be fucking.
See our comments policy for more. This word of Our Lord keeps us from obsessing about sexual matters, and from seeing the Commandments as mere rules that intrude upon our interior freedom. This means that the only "okaying" is for totally committed revolutionary Queers, and the only ones totally committed to the Revolution are those who wish to join the RCP, that's isn't much of an improvement.
Martin - I find this article a much better starting point for a dialogue on this issue than other approaches you have taken, in your book, in podcasts, lectures and interviews. Yes and neither is it being honest, to reiterate the RCP has actively targeted and abused its own members over this policy, many of whom were vulnerable teens.
Weber, it's wrong to place abortion within the category of contraception and gay relations. So in conclusion, the RCP is still homophobic, incidentally the only time the word homophobia appears is in the title of a book cited in the footnotes and unapologetic for its worst behaviour on this issue.
I don't organize with the RCP, they happen to be around like groups tend to be around events and local events that transpire, so its more happenstance than active participation.