Archive for the 'LGBT' Category

LGBT rights & progressive politics in the age of Trump (Kingsborough Community College, 3.29.17)

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 No Commented
Categorized Under: Israel/Palestine, LGBT, New York City, NYAGRA, Politics, Transgender Rights

LGBT rights & progressive politics in the age of Trump Pauline Park at Kingsborough Community College 29 March 17 I’m honored by the invitation to speak to you today at this ‘Dinner & Dialogue’ event. I’d like to begin by thanking Lauren Ferguson for helping to arrange my visit here, my second time at Kingsborough [...]

GID & the pathologization of transgender identity

Sunday, January 29th, 2017 No Commented
Categorized Under: health care, LGBT, New York City, NYAGRA, Transgender Health, Transgender Rights

GID & the pathologization of transgender identity Pauline Park, Ph.D. On a beautifully sunny day in April 2004, I joined half a dozen members of the Gay Asian & Pacific Islander Men of New York (GAPIMNY) at the Manhattan offices of “Details,” a men’s magazine that had published an offensive feature entitled “Gay or Asian?” [...]

Creating Change or pinkwashing Israeli apartheid? A Wider Bridge to Zionist propagandizing

Monday, January 16th, 2017 No Commented
Categorized Under: Israel/Palestine, LGBT, Politics, Transgender Rights

Creating Change or pinkwashing Israeli apartheid: A Wider Bridge to Zionist propagandizing by Pauline Park I have attended 13 Creating Change conferences, but the 28th Creating Change in Chicago in January 2016, which I did not attend, will be remembered as perhaps the most controversial of them all (Matt Simonette and Gretchen Hammond, “Creating Change [...]

Hillary Clinton & Park Geun-hye: a progressive feminist analysis of presidential politics in the US & Korea

Friday, January 13th, 2017 No Commented
Categorized Under: history, LGBT, Politics

Hillary Clinton & Park Geun-hye: a progressive feminist analysis of presidential politics in the US & Korea by Pauline Park   Park Geun-hye is the first woman elected president of the Republic of Korea as well as the first president of the republic to be impeached. Hillary Clinton was the first woman to be nominated [...]

Pauline Park & Schafkopf (Monika Läufle, Allgäuer Bauernblatt, Jan. 2017):

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 No Commented
Categorized Under: LGBT

  Do it g’scheid! Allgäuer Tracht, Schuhplattler und Schafkopfen – das findet sich in New York. Auf bayerischer Spurensuche in einer Welthauptstadt war unsere »Allgäuer Bauernblatt«-Redakteurin Monika Läufle. Wirklich? Der Kopf eines Schafes? Pauline Park sitzt im Bryant Park in Manhattan und ver- sucht, ihren Freunden Brad, Susan und Iris das Schafkop- fen beizubringen. Vor [...]

“Advocate calls for ‘transgendering’ higher ed” (Salt Lake Tribune, 10.19.11)

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Commented
Categorized Under: LGBT

Advocate calls for ‘transgendering’ higher ed By Rosemary Winters The Salt Lake Tribune Published October 19, 2011 11:22 pm Offering gender-neutral housing and more single-stall bathrooms are two things the University of Utah and other institutions could do to make their campuses more welcoming to transgender students and employees, a national advocate for transgender rights [...]

Palestine & the pinkwashing of the Israeli occupation: the case for BDS (Hunter College, 11.30.16)

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 No Commented
Categorized Under: Israel/Palestine, LGBT

Palestine & the pinkwashing of the Israeli occupation: the case for BDS (Hunter College, 11.30.16) a presentation by Pauline Park at “BDS: A Striving for Palestinian Liberation” at Hunter College City University of New York 30 November 2016   I would like to begin by thanking Rani Allan and Rania Hattab of the Palestine Solidarity [...]

I want a president… (10.17.16)

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Commented
Categorized Under: health care, history, Israel/Palestine, LGBT, New York City, Politics

I want a president… by Pauline Park 17 October 2016 I want a president who reflects my values, not the values of the Wall Street oligarchy as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump do. I want a president who stands up to Islamophobia and all forms of bigotry instead of fanning the flames of prejudice and [...]

Front Cover & gay Asian identity: a love story of a very different kind

Saturday, August 20th, 2016 No Commented
Categorized Under: LGBT, queer API

Front Cover & gay Asian identity: a love story of a very different kind by Pauline Park “Front Cover” is a love story of a very different kind. Depictions of complex LGBT or Asian characters in film is unusual and depictions of LGBT/queer Asians and Asian Americans is rare; even rarer is the depiction of a [...]

Hillary Clinton: a progressive feminist perspective

Sunday, June 5th, 2016 No Commented
Categorized Under: LGBT

Hillary Clinton: a progressive feminist perspective by Pauline Park Hillary Clinton’s supporters depict her as a courageous feminist trying to advance a daringly progressive agenda in the face of Republican opposition; the truth is actually quite the opposite: Hillary is an anti-feminist who has always pursued an anti-progressive agenda from her earliest days as a [...]

Hillary Clinton’s basket of deplorables & the politics of LGBT community co-optation

Friday, June 3rd, 2016 No Commented
Categorized Under: LGBT, New York City, NYAGRA, Politics

  Hillary Clinton’s basket of deplorables & the politics of LGBT community co-optation by Pauline Park I think when pollsters, political scientists, historians & other analysts look back on 2016 & search for defining moments, one of them will be #HillaryClinton‘s LGBT ‘community’ fundraiser on Sept. 9 at Cipriani Wall Street, with tickets from $1,200 to [...]

Hillary Clinton’s anti-feminist & anti-progressive agenda will never have my support

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Commented
Categorized Under: health care, Israel/Palestine, LGBT, Politics, Religion, Transgender Rights

Hillary Clinton’s anti-feminist & anti-progressive agenda will never have my support by Pauline Park Hillary Clinton’s supporters depict her as a courageous feminist trying to advance a daringly progressive agenda in the face of Republican opposition; the truth is actually quite the opposite: Hillary is an anti-feminist who has always pursued an anti-progressive agenda from [...]