Tag Archive: Feminism

Trans Day of Action (#tdoa)

I’m a day late to this unfortunately but yesterday was the trans day of action – a rallying march organized by the Audre Lorde Project in New York City. This year’s day was… Continue reading

Marriage.

Marriage will not stop the violence. Love will not give more jobs and healthcare to trans youth of color. Assimilation won’t get us any respect from the system…So, we can get married all… Continue reading

Jennicet Gutiérrez – the undocumented trans women who challenged the President.

My existence is my resistance! #TransLiberation #not1more #NiUnaMas #liberationnotdeportation pic.twitter.com/ecyJN3k34l — Jennicet Gutiérrez (@JennicetG) June 3, 2015 Why undocumented #LGBT activist Jennicet Gutiérrez protested deportations at White House pride reception: http://t.co/Re39KbeCNd — ELIXHER… Continue reading

Understanding Race, Racism, and White Supremacy as a White Person.

This is yet another post to not only my fellow white people but to myself as well. As white people, we need to not only acknowledge the history and context of white supremacy… Continue reading

Avengers: Age of Ultron (Caution – Spoilers)

I just walked out of the theater after seeing Avengers: Age of Ultron for the first time and there is a part of me that’s mildly disappointed it took me nearly two months… Continue reading

I love my body so fuck you.

I am fat, overweight, a big boned person. Have been pretty much my entire life. And throughout my entire life, I have hated pretty much everything about my body. I’ve hated the fat… Continue reading

Immigration

—”Migrants and refugees are not pawns on the chessboard of humanity… They are children, women and men who leave or who are forced to leave their homes for various reasons, who share a… Continue reading

Feminist Friday: The Erasure of Our Own within the Queer Community.

There is so much that I absolutely love and adore about the queer community – this was a community that was often there for me when it felt like no one else was.… Continue reading

#Charleston.

Charleston. My heart hurts. — John Legend (@johnlegend) June 18, 2015 Last night, a white man joined a bible study in the historic Charleston, South Carolina Emmanuel AME church and ended the night… Continue reading

Some Tips and a Few Starting Points. (For Other White People)

So this one goes out to all my fellow whitey tighties, to all the other white people trying to be better, and ultimately, to myself. I am writing this from the experience and… Continue reading