Author: Holly

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She Slices, She Dices

If you haven’t heard already, Pat Buchanan showed his racist colors recently by claiming that America was mostly built by white people, which is why white people deserve and get most of the positions of power. This was in the…

Go For the Black Can, Dude!

Campbell’s seems to be outdoing itself in its efforts to create the Manliest Soup in the World. Look at what I found at the grocery store, complete with uber-manly label and everything: This line of soups isn’t exactly new; they…

Grandpa’s Agenda

The Human Rights Commission in Maine has been getting it right lately when it comes to protecting trans people in that state. Back in May they found that a trans woman banned from using the restroom in a Denny’s had…

Do Me a Favor…

… all of you people who are thinking about having kids in the future? Think about raising your kids this way. The world would be a better place for it. This choice isn’t for everyone in every situation. Some places,…

March a Mile in My Shoes

It’s Gay Pride time here in New York City. Specifically, did you know that today is the 5th Annual Trans Day of Action? It’s a tradition we started / revived in the queer/trans people-of-color community around here for several reasons.…

I’m Not Like Other Guys…

Michael Jackson has died, like Jill already pointed out. This is a continuation of my thoughts from that discussion about the influence and tragedy of Michael Jackson’s life. Hopefully (and with your help) with all the necessary nuance. I feel…

Lady Looks Like a Dude

Hey, guess what the latest misogynist attack on Michelle Obama is, everyone? Are you ready for this? It’s none other than that old transphobic, gender-enforcement standby, “THAT’S A MAAAAAAAN, BABY!” The consistently amazing Monica Roberts of Trans Griot surfaced this…