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Religion

From Housewife to Heretic: One Woman’s Struggle for Equal Rights and Her Excommunication from the Mormon Church

From Housewife to Heretic: One Woman’s Struggle for Equal Rights and Her Excommunication from the Mormon Church Sonia Johnson Wildfire Books 1989 In From Housewife to Heretic Sonia Johnson recounts how she was excommunicated from her church because of her support of the Equal Rights Amendment. I am glad to be a woman and have…

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Theory

Wildfire: Igniting the She/Volution

Wildfire: Igniting the She/Volution Sonia Johnson Wildfire Books 1989 Wildfire by Sonia Johnson designs a feminist anarchy, a woman-created social, spiritual, and economic order, at once both exquisitely wild and wise. From Batya Weinbaum’s review in NWSA Journal: Sonia Johnson’s Wildfire teaches that the messianic era (for us, feminist revolution and transformation) is not somewhere…

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Philosophy Separatism Theory

Going Out of Our Minds: The Metaphysics of Liberation

Going Out of Our Minds: The Metaphysics of Liberation Sonia Johnson The Crossing Press 1987 This book chronicles Sonia Johnson’s external political journeys and her internal transformations – and the vital connection between. She details the personal and political experiences that turned her against the state, including her run for the Presidency. In the book…