trans issues

Trump’s Anti-Trans Policy Efforts Aren’t New—and Their History Is Horrifying

The transition from Weimar to Nazi Germany and Obama-era to Trump-era United States have striking similarities. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: How to Help California Wildfire Survivors

The Camp Fire is now the deadliest wildfire in California history. Read more »

Queering the Midterms: 2018’s Barrier-Breaking LGBTQ Candidates

While Democrats’ failed to regain the Senate, this certainly feels like a rainbow wave. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Women of Color Make Election History

Regardless of the midterm election results as a whole, this is a historic moment for women of color in Congress. Read more »

7 Congressional Races That Could Reshape the Country

Here’s the latest on seven key races to pay attention to today. Read more »

BitchTapes: Self-Produced QTPOC Musicians

A mixtape of all queer and trans performers of color makin’ DIY music.  Read more »

How to Support Trans, Intersex, and Nonbinary Folks in This Nightmarish Hellscape

Any action taken is better than standing idly by. Read more »

10 Trans Advocacy Organizations to Support

Is donating money enough? No. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: “Halloween” Makes Women-Led Horror History

The new Halloween had the biggest opening for a horror film with a female lead and for any film with a female lead over the age of 55. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: #TransRightsAreHumanRights

This is not the first time the Trump administration has attempted to narrow trans rights. Read more »

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Know & Tell: The literary renaissance of trans women writers

For so long, the people who wrote about us were not us. Finally, that is beginning to change. Read more »

It's Time to End the Long History of Feminism Failing Transgender Women

The marginalization of transgender women in feminism is not new, but the decades-long debate has taken on new dimension thanks to social media and the ease of finding strangers’ personal information online. Read more »

Politically Correct Language Isn't Just About Being Polite—It's About Survival

Photo by Phillipe Leroyer (Creative Commons). Two weeks ago, Jonathan Chait published the lengthy essay “Not a Very P.C.... Read more »