On Our Radar: Coming Out, “Booty Pop,” and Trans Women in Media!

Devyn Manibo
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Devyn Manibo is a Jersey City raised (and based) award-winning interdisciplinary/multigalactic artist. She can usually be found race raging, shade bending, and averting your settler colonialist gaze with a resting glare of displeasure.

Well, this has been an exciting week!

What have you been reading, musing, raging, or raving about? Share your thoughts in the comments!

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Designing Women: Midwives, Class, and Choice

"A couple of weeks ago The New York Times ran an article that asked its readers, “are midwives becoming trendy, like juice cleanses and Tom’s shoes?” Turns out, yes. At least for “the famous and the fashionable.”

Although the article highlights an increased social acceptance of midwifery, the idea of midwives as being the marker of social status seems to diminish its value somewhat. My midwife, I thought, was an advocate, not…a fashion accessory. Still, the Times piece got me thinking. What might it mean that midwives have become the newest trend for the trendy?"

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http://nursingclio.wordpress.com/2012/06/28/designing-women-midwives-cla...

On Our Radar: Coming Out, "Booty Pop," and Trans Women in Media!

It's going to be ending of mine day, however before ending I am reading this enormous piece of writing to improve my know-how.

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