Since I started this blog, almost all of my posts have been written in the same place: my hometown Starbucks. It’s indeed where I’m writing right now. 1,367 more words
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MRA Janet Bloomfield: Bruce Jenner "is joining the privileged caste ... For the vast majority of men, that isn’t an option."
Constance, here is a post from a Facebook friend concerning Bruce Jenner. While the opinions about Jenner as a person are hers, the concerns/facts about that vast majority of transgender people are quite real, and she so articulately expressed them. 844 more words
Laverne Cox, along with several other women, recently appeared in a nude photo shoot for Allure Magazine, which was perhaps the first time that a woman who is openly trans had been included in such a feature in a women’s magazine and was widely hailed for this in progressive media, especially given the context in which trans women of color like Cox are forced to negotiate the complex intersections of racism and misogyny in the patriarchal world we inhabit. 331 more words