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There I Go Again, Thinking I Have a Basic Right to Exist in Society

There is a shockingly large contingent of Americans who believe that trans women should not have access to women-only spaces like bathrooms, locker rooms, shelters, prisons, women’s centers, lesbian spaces, festivals, etc. 1,077 more words


Lezbehonest about Queer Politics Erasing Lesbian Women

This post is the second in a series of essays on sex, gender, and sexuality. The first is available here. I have written about lesbian erasure because I refuse to be rendered invisible. 1,771 more words

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Why So Many Women Dislike Radical Feminism - Or Think They Do, Anyway

Radical feminism is as almost as far underground as any serious occult movement. Even some Satanists have physical headquarters and membership rolls! But, radical feminism is despised and not just by men, but  by many women. 2,026 more words


The Personal is Political: On the relationship between biography, theory and practice (Part 1)

Last year I spent a week in a psychiatric hospital. My electrical cords and anything I might conceivably fashion into a noose were confiscated; my medication was administered to me at precisely scheduled times from a window at the nurses’ station and my movements were restricted. 1,253 more words


Pole dancers talk about the power in "empowerment."

Empowerment can be painful. But no pain no gain, am I right?

I have previously commented on the twisted use of the word “empowerment” in our new post-feminism culture (i.e. 2,039 more words

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Le sexe, le genre, et le nouvel essentialisme

Sex, Gender, and the New Essentialism is now available in French! Many thanks to TradFem for the translation.

Un bref avant-propos : Ce texte est le premier d’une série d’essais sur le sexe, le genre et la sexualité. 3,678 more words


Video: Faye Haze reconciles with being female

This is a really excellent video by a smart Black lesbian reconciling with being female after socially transitioning.