Sarah Schulman

Sarah Schulman is a novelist, playwright, screenwriter, and AIDS historian. Her latest book is Let the Record Show: A Political History of ACT UP New York, 1987–1993. (March 2023)

Red Lights, Blue Lines

Red Lights, Blue Lines

Three recent books examine the discrimination and hypocrisy at the heart of policing “vice.”

The Streets Belong to Us: Sex, Race, and Police Power from Segregation to Gentrification

by Anne Gray Fischer

Vice Patrol: Cops, Courts, and the Struggle over Urban Gay Life Before Stonewall

by Anna Lvovsky

We Do This ’Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice

by Mariame Kaba, edited by Tamara K. Nopper and with a foreword by Naomi Murakawa

March 23, 2023 issue

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