Trans people are highly vulnerable to sexual assault. So why are they so often left out of the conversation?
Does it suck that the author’s child has to constantly affirm her gender to others? Yes, sure. But that is happening because we constantly impose gender on others – not because some people have a more supportive approach to loving …
It’s much more than semantics.
In many cultures, domesticity is marked as feminine – and women are exhausted.
Sexual assault can happen to anyone – regardless of gender. These men quote their attackers.
“I’m trying to study every place a black woman has been,” she says. “I’m finding out it’s endless. There’s something before being ‘black’ and we’re not taught that.” Hence the name Moor Mother, reclaiming a pre-modern black identity.
A parent and educators guide for getting – and keeping – girls engaged in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!