Opinion

March 1, 2017

Part IX, The Circular Logic of Disco Sexology – The Rise and Fall of #DiscoSexology: Dr. Zucker, CAMH, & Conversion Therapy

By Cristan Williams    Upon completion of this series, this work will be released, in its entirety, as both an audio and ebook. Installment Preface Welcome to […]
February 4, 2017

Campus Free Speech and Sophistry

By M. A. Melby As an educator, it is my duty to give all students an opportunity to learn and to succeed. In service to this […]
January 9, 2017

Owning Endosex Privilege and Supporting the Intersex Community: WPATH, Intersex Genital Mutilation (IGM), and Sex Variant Bodies

By Margo Schulter The presentation of a poster session advocating Intersex Genital Mutilation (IGM) at the recent Amsterdam meeting of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) […]
November 1, 2016

The Gill Foundation & NCTE choose money over trans lives

By Kelley Winters The National Center for Transgender Equality Executive Director Mara Keisling responded[]to sharp criticism[] of the recent strategy by NCTE and other nonprofits funded by the Gill […]
May 20, 2016

In Memory of Terri Williams Moore (1941–1976)

A trans historian considers the backwards progress of the way media represents our dead. By Kat If you are thinking of transitioning but have yet to […]
April 30, 2016

On Free Speech, No-Platforming, and the Media’s “Transgender Debate”

While it’s well and good to call out those who denigrate trans people in the media, it’s time to take it a step further. Making Money with Media […]
August 26, 2015

The NY Times goes concern trolling

On August 22, 2015 the NY Times ran an article by Richard A. Friedman titled, “How Changeable Is Gender?” One might be excused for mistaking the piece […]
July 26, 2015

So, someone called you a TERF. Now what?

There are many things possible in the universe. If you are called a TERF it could be that the person who said it is actually a […]
July 26, 2015

California Apparently Needs A Second Respect After Death Act

In January of 2014m California Speaker of the Assembly Toni Atkins introduced the Respect After Death Act (AB 1577), and Gov. Brown signed it into law […]