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The Day “Mirror” and I Started Dating: How I Am Learning to Move Past What I Look Like

Originally posted on BODY/COURAGE:
I am opening Anna Deavere Smith’s “Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992″ tomorrow night (January 27 @ 8pm) hope to see you all during the course of the run. I play a myriad of phenomenally distinct characters that range from a Korean merchant gunshot victim to a Jewish Police Commissioner. I am…

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I am done

Originally posted on Left at the Lights:
I am done with social networking or antisocial as the case has been. I threw myself out there because I felt like I could make a difference with everything I’ve learnt in my life and work but when I spoke up, the very people I was complaining about…

Everydaymisogyny.com

Originally posted on Hypotaxis:
I got really pissed off last week – so pissed off I couldn’t write about it – when I read about how Mt. Holyoke, a formerly female-only college, cancelled their production of The Vagina Monologues for fear it would alienate women-indentifying males who have penises. It’s not that The Vagina Monologues…

Am I cisgender?

Originally posted on Slave of the Passions:
I am a woman. This is something I have never questioned. It is something I know with almost complete certainty. A couple of years ago, if you had asked me how I know that I’m a woman, then – after I had stopped looking at you in bewilderment…

What if the left wrote about radical feminists in the same way it writes about trans women?

Originally posted on Feminists Unknown's Blog:
Can you imagine a world in which women who assert their basic humanity were believed? It’s difficult to picture. A world in which female people were not seen as whatever male people think they are, but in which their pain actually had some value and meaning. Responses to…

“Herself” – Does anyone really listen to what a naked woman says?

Originally posted on phonaesthetica:
Herself, a new “feminist” photo project currently making the rounds online, features lots of naked women. Created by a TV actress, Herself purports to “highlight’s women’s sexuality on their own terms” and “help demystify the female form, to assist in the erasure of coveting it, and to help celebrate the ever…

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Ice Balls

Originally posted on The Tusk:
By Maria Catt At the job before the one I have now one of my duties was to take water frozen in red Solo cups and use an ice ball press to press the ice hunk into a ball. It took about a minute a ball. Demand for the ice balls…

Transgender Ghouls For Suicide and Death

Originally posted on GenderTrender:
In the four years GenderTrender has been covering trends in gender we’ve seen some truly ghastly things done by transgenderists in the name of “trans activism”. The everyday hand-waving and dismissal of rape, violence, and atrocities committed by men against women of all ages, races, cultures, regions, classes, orientations and abilities,…

“Don’t Be An Asshole. Be A Lady” – The Unrelenting Misogyny of #anonymous

Originally posted on Gender Fatigue:
Joseph Johnson, Anonymous MRA Joseph Johnson is a North Carolina-based Men’s Rights Activist with Anonymous. He supports the action of #anonymous to publish a sex tape of the rapper Iggy Azalea because she made stupid and racist statements. He sent me 12 voice mails on Facebook for pointing out that revenge…

Non-binary people: A helpful guide for TERFs and non-TERFs alike

Originally posted on Feminists Unknown's Blog:
How do I know if an individual is non-binary? A common mistake is to think it’s okay simply to ask. Please don’t do this; it’s rude and individuals could find it triggering. Fortunately there are easy ways to tell. Is this individual a human being? If the answer is…

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