Trolling, Transphobia, and Second-Wave “Feminists”: A Roundup of Reactions to Julie Burchill

Oh, Julie Burchill.

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Badass Ladies of History: Sylvia Rivera

In honor of New York’s upcoming Pride parade this weekend, I wanted to highlight a real badass woman whose tireless work has often been pushed to the side in queer and activist history: Sylvia Rivera. Read More Badass Ladies of History: Sylvia Rivera

Cultural Appropriation

I’ve had this post by genderbitch open for a while now, with the intention of writing something about it.  In her post, she briefly touches on cultural appropriation and the use of “Two Spirit“ in some trans circles. Two Spirit, a concept originally from certain Native North American traditions has been appropriated by some queer/ trans folks to describe their identity. In her post, genderbitch makes a clear case about the cultural appropriation aspect of this identity/ label. Read More Cultural Appropriation