Race and Class After the Election: Talking With LGBT Activist Urvashi Vaid

By Christopher Carbone. Published in the Huffington Post on Thursday, December 20.

Like many lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Americans, longtime activist Urvashi Vaid woke up on Nov. 7 with a smile on her face. Vaid, the former executive director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, spoke with me from her office at Columbia Law School about the challenges facing progressives, the class and race-based issues that get left out of mainstream conversations and her latest book, Irresistible Revolution: Confronting Race, Class and the Assumptions of LGBT Politics

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