“This has ignited a contentious debate both in and outside the trans community, with various sides accusing each other of bigotry, harassment, censorship, and damaging the fight for trans rights.”
July 1 is a big day in Oregon!
Transgender women of color are murdered at much higher rates than the rest of the population- and it may be worse than we think.
“Today I no longer evade or deny my truth; I own it without leaving parts of myself behind.”
It may not mean what you think it means.
It sounds ridiculous when you say it that way…
“Intuitively, it still makes no sense to me that my cute, smart friends couldn’t find someone to be with. Yet even as I remain confident in my judgment, it’s clear our Tinder experiment showed how skewed my perceptions are—that maybe …
“Trans people deserve more from feminist and queer communities.”
All bodies – and the lifelong journeys we take with them – are transitional and valid.
THE GRAN VARONES is helping answer that.