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SIS not Cis

It’s get endlessly tiresome and frustrating to have to explain again and again to other women why ‘cis’ is inaccurate and highly offensive. and when i say ‘women’ i mean females. 325 more words

2009 Draft Recap

In 2004 the Toronto Raptors wasted their 8th pick on Brazilian bust, Rafael Arujo. Interestingly enough, NBA All-Star Andre Iguodala was picked right after. All fans would agree that the Raps should have drafted Iguodala instead. 542 more words

Argos

At What Point Does Being A Heterosexual Male Become Objectifying Women?

“Did she have a nice ass?” my two friends said in unison. I was recalling a date from almost a year ago that I was finally telling them about in detail now. 807 more words

Eight nominated for top local athlete

KITCHENER — Scoring multiple goals in a soccer game will get you recognized, but scoring more goals than the amount of games you play will get you nominated for awards. 550 more words

Sports

Notes from a non-cis woman

If cis means not-trans, then I am cis. I have been told repeatedly that cis is a label that belongs on me, and assured by those applying it that it’s not an insult – even while in many cases its use has clearly implied that, as a cis woman, I have certain privileges that preclude me from being listened to on certain issues. 796 more words

Feminism

Beauty and the cis

Most women hate their bodies. This is one of those boring facts that everyone knows and no one bothers to change. We half-heartedly order women to “love themselves” and “embrace their curves.” We encourage them to watch Dove adverts so that they may campaign for Real Beauty (while also worrying about ugly underarms). 858 more words

Feminism

Everything You Know About Sex Is Wrong

Guys I’ve been doing a lot of reading on Tumblr and I’ve stumbled onto a faction of the radfem-dykequeer-genderfat movement that a lot of people might not be aware of. 751 more words