Author: Alex Wischnewski

Newsletter 11/2022

What are the points of contact between totalitarianisms and right-wing shift in societies marked by hatred towards gays, lesbians, and trans people. The violent defense of the privileges of powerful heterosexual white men seems to lie behind both processes. Thus, it is no easy fight.


Fighting the extreme right today, as well as the precarity and fears that fuel it, requires decidedly committing to a feminism for everyone.

Clara Serra


This is about nothing less than the question of how political organizations can create structures and a culture that enable women and other disadvantaged groups to participate equally, free of discrimination, and in this way become more democratic.



The Acción Trans Combativa collective in Madrid is a strong force within the fight against fascism and conservatism, as well as within the feminist movement. Interview with Kiar Ciotoli.

Juliana Díaz Lozano


Is it possible to construct an LGBTQI+ memory of state terrorism in Argentina? We interviewed Cristian Prieto, a journalist, activist, and researcher about LGBTQI+ disappeared during the last military dictatorship.

Juliana Díaz Lozano


What is it like to be a trans and Black woman in Bolsonaro’s Brazil? How can one survive being not only an activist but also a politician? Patricia Borges is an example of a political feminist disruptive trans woman who does not ask for permission.

Luciana Peker

Audiovisual series

Los Innombrables is an audiovisual series in Spanish about conservative perspectives that have spread in Latin America in recent years that oppose the expansion of rights for women and diverse sexualities. It was produced by the RLS Ecuador office.

RLS Ecuador


Aravani Art Project is an art collective led by trans and cis women in India that aims to strengthen the visibility of the LGBTQIA+ community. Its promoters explain what the project is about, which uses street art to denounce gender-based violence and postulate the struggle

Juliana Díaz Lozano


Ecofeminisms show the way to project a world with a future. Its different currents, contributions, and debates show us that human beings are interdependent and ecodependent.


Depatriarchalization of energy? Reflections on energy self-determination from the perspective of grassroots feminisms from Chile for a post-extractivist transition.

Francisca Fernández Droguett