About the book: Will went to private school, and Julian went to juvie. 1,371 more words
Right here and now, I’d like to make an announcement. I’m changing my name.
I can hear the protests now – “but why would you want to change such a beautiful name?” (All props go to my parents – I’ve always loved my name and the fact that I was named for a woman in a novel whose strength my mother admired.) 608 more words
This is absolutely a rant. This is about privilege and bigotry, language, and diplomacy vs. name calling. In this blog I explore the reasons the transgender issue in the United States is not a matter of “opinion” and why it is ok to leverage name calling (the word “bigot”) against the privileged as necessary.