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Ignorance is Bliss

An interesting event is taking place at the University of Essex next week. The outspoken journalist Julie Bindel is to give a lecture on feminism and this is a problem because she’s a member of something called the “Trans Exclusionary Radical Feminism” Movement. 767 more words

Activitism

"This is What a Feminist Looks Like!" : Black, Trans and Queer Women in Conversation With Recent Feminist Thought

We’re living in an age where feminism is being talked about more openly than ever before. We’ve come a long way from hating on the bold: ‘This is what a feminist looks like!’ shirt-wearers and slowly coming to a place where we’re recognizing nuance in the term ‘feminist’. 1,324 more words

King of the Dinosaurs

The psychiatrist with the broken hip
hobbled to the desk:
“It is not as it appears”
she whispered in his ear.

He told her,
“When I was seen as a girl… 301 more words

Literature

Under the Same House

I felt like a rootless tree when I came out,

deprived of a family or history I could connect with,

Homeless under so many shaded steps down– 354 more words

Literature

Reflecting on "​My message to those who would attend Radfem 2012"

Note: this is the second part of my response to transphobia during Feminist Times’ “Gender Week”. You can read the first part here.

It’s been almost two years now since I published the most widely-read piece I’ve yet written: “ 693 more words

Transphobia