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Rest in Power, Leelah

I just got back from a Leelah Alcorn vigil. A Catholic priest there said surprisingly appropriate and supportive things. In theory I suspect we’d all be better off with Abrahamic religion, but since such religions existence and have profound meaning, I’m all for wielding them for social justice and revolution.

Queer Politics

Black Lives Don't Just Matter: Or; This Moment is the Result of Black Militance

This past month I’ve been realizing how long it has been since I felt proud to be Black.

I’m not talking about hating myself, my family or other people like me. 927 more words

Ethnic Studies

2nd edition of Queer Quote!

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It's about control; It's about consent

It’s about control; it’s about consent.

About which latest (social) media scandal am I talking? Well, without being too reductionist, you can pretty much take your pick. 982 more words


Fetishising Trans Bodies

My cheek itches in the heat. I’m unsure why but I know it relates to the dozens of little black whiskers that has grown a little past stubble. 959 more words