Trans Persecution - Please Sign Petition! →
randomtgirl: This week, after being mocked in the press with an attack piece by the UK Daily Mail columnist Richard Littlejohn, schoolteacher Lucy Meadows committed suicide. “Sack Richard Littlejohn for his disgusting attack piece against Lucy Meadows, apologize for printing it, and institute a editorial review process to prevent this kind of discrimination from ever ending up in print...
amy-so-flyyy asked: -I don't know if this seems like a stupid question, please don't be offended if you think that it is- are you transsexual? Or transvestite?
Here is Julie Burchill's censored Observer article... →
Here is Julie Burchill’s censored Observer article By Toby Young Politics Last updated: January 14th, 2013 743 Comments Comment on this article Julie Burchill has given me permission to reprint the article the Observer has seen fit to unpublish. This is the full text. The brilliant writer Suzanne Moore and I go back a long way. I first met her when she was a young single mother living...
Transsexuals should cut it out | Julie Burchill |... →
worth a read… all over the top and very offensive by Burchill but i have also faced horrible intimidation by some trans folk (eg. below).. what does one do in the face of intimidation in either direction? princessladyballs asked randomtgirl: Are you aware of how offensive the term ‘Shemale’ is? Just because one person uses is and doesn’t say its offensive, DOES NOT MEAN...
I don't care if you were born a woman or became... →
How to Show Your Support for Fernanda Milan →
janetmock: Today I read a story about Fernanda Milan, a Guatemalan trans woman who spoke out about being raped while being detained in the men’s wing of an asylum seeker’s camp in Denmark. Please sign at: http://www.skrivunder.net/stop_deportation_of (Google Translate works great for those who need it)
firstly i will say that i am a tranny and proud of it and i really don’t mind other people calling me that way unless it has a prejudice tone about it. i do go out a lot in public and meet and socialise with many folk, straight and LGBT, and i really only object to be being called a man… so, why am i saying this? well, i feel that i am experienced enough to say that i have felt very...
Trans Terminology: Of Transvestites and Trannies |... →
More on transgender v. transsexual →
after the aggressive messages i have received about “labels” on Tumblr it’s good to get another view