Annie Wilkinson on “Latin America’s Gender Ideology Explosion”

Thrilled to report that Annie Wilkinson’s piece for AQA, “Latin America’s Gender Ideology Explosion,” is now live on Anthropology News!  As Wilkinson writes:

“What’s been called part of the ‘global war’ to destroy marriage, ‘your latest right-wing conspiracy,’ and the driving idea behind the ‘anti-LGBT backlash in Latin America,’ but ‘doesn’t really exist’? Gender ideology. While it would be nice to report that the phrase is merely a malapropism, it is a very deliberate concept spawned by conservative religious groups. ‘Gender ideology’ is becoming the catch-all metonym of a growing global movement opposing gender equality, abortion, same-sex marriage and adoption, comprehensive sexuality education, and transgender rights….” 

Read more at: http://www.anthropology-news.org/index.php/2017/03/21/latin-americas-gender-ideology-explosion/

 

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