“Until cis people — especially heteronormative men — are able to interrogate their own toxic masculinity and realize their own gender performance is literally killing trans women, cis men will continue to persecute trans women and blame them for their own …
“Telling children the truth about sex isn’t giving permission for them to have it — and this is the most important part — because when the right time comes, nobody has the right to deny them permission for sex but …
“Not all people who menstruate are women, and not all women menstruate.” #BleedingWhileTrans
Life is messy and so is Issa and that’s why we love her.
Get out your notepads and take some notes. This is a boss way to hold your space.
“Williams describes her character in the film as “authentic to me and the women that I have in my life.”
If you don’t have to think about such things you’ve got more going for you than some bootstraps.
“The most important thing we did was normalize acknowledging that everyone has biases, whether they recognize them or not…”
“It’s a leadership issue, not a transgender issue.”
“When we, the viewing public, question the photo manipulation and objectification of women’s bodies, do we acknowledge our own role in shaping the media? Do we understand that the way women’s bodies are treated by the media only reflects and …