Tag: Queerness

About Your Issues…

II’m not sure I’ve ever posted a warning like this before, but given the derail that happened in the last trans-centered thread: this is a post about fetishization of trans people. Cis people are welcome to post here, but please…

Boy or Girl: Choose Only One

Fixing Sex: Intersex, Medical Authority, and Lived Experience is a thoughtful study of the medical treatment of intersex, or what is sometimes called disorders of sex development (DSD).  Intersex is an umbrella term that covers a variety of ways in…

Really, the last? Really?

My jaw dropped open when I saw the image that Melissa just posted over at Shakesville. This is one of the most disgusting things I’ve seen emerge from any movement for social justice in the last decade. Of course, another…

What would they say if you were dead?

Thomas posts about Anthony Ottaviano, an attorney at Paul Weiss in New York who was murdered by his girlfriend’s stalker. More specifically, Thomas writes about the New York Post’s sensationalist coverage of the murder — which basically amounts to “Pervert…

Equality for All

Like Thomas, I live in California–in Sodom on the Pacific itself. I was in the studio the other night and heard some classmates talking about how disappointed they were that gay people hadn’t done more to keep their rights from…