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Carnal Knowledge | The Nation

Carnal Knowledge

We can pretend the politics of liberation can be tracked along clearly marked lines, or we can remember that history is like desire.

Using sex as an excuse, Los Angeles has created a disciplinary limbo in which hundreds of teachers languish.

A society hot for punishment is quick to play judge and jury. But there’s nothing feminist or radical about pretending to know the truth.

When Robin Thicke, Miley Cyrus, R. Kelly and capitalism killed sexual liberation.

A new book by Stephen Jimenez tells a very different story about the killing of Matthew Shepard by Aaron McKinney.

New York City mayoral candidate Christine Quinn says Anthony Weiner’s sexual behavior inspires disgust. In another era, hers would have too.

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JoAnn Wypijewski
JoAnn Wypijewski, who writes The Nation’s “Carnal Knowledge”...

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