I submitted a shorter version of this op-ed to the Winnipeg Free Press on June 17, 2015, in response to Professor Joanne Boucher’s opinion piece entitled “Dress-code message at U of W sexist”. 1,129 more words
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I’m suffering from some mixed feelings today.
1- Frustration- Someone sent me a link to a ridiculous “medical article” claiming that there is such a huge increase in the transgender population because of “genetic mutations due to chemicals ..blah blah blah….” I feel this person’s intentions were good, as many people look to science to explain things they don’t understand. 1,149 more words
Q: I’m a white gender non-conforming person and I feel like the term two spirit is the best to describe myself. A friend said that using the term was cultural appropriation but it is the best word to describe my gender and spirituality and I use it with utmost respect for indigenous and first nations people. 947 more words
The second book in Cherokee author Daniel Heath Justice’s fantasy trilogy The Way of Thorn and Thunder was possibly even better than its predecessor. If you want to know what this series is all about, check out… 695 more words