Zoe Brain

December 20, 2013

A Big Win in the USA: Stating the bleedin’ obvious

By Zoe Brain NCD 140.3, Transsexual Surgery Docket No. A-13-47 NCD Ruling No. 2 December 2, 2013 BOARD RULING THAT NCD RECORD IS NOT COMPLETE AND […]
March 27, 2013

50,000 Deaths

Technology on the Social and Ethical Aspects of Transsexual Surgery By Janice G. Raymond Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics and Women’s Studies Hampshire College/University of Massachusetts […]
January 19, 2013

They’ve Got Form (Part I)

Regarding the recent brouhaha over Julie Burchill’s recent article in the Observer, republished (and then taken down) on the Guardian website, and re-re-published at her request in the Telegraph, an […]
January 16, 2013

The Observer Screws Up

There are things one does not do in a national newspaper. One does not call Blacks “uppity ni**ers”. One does not state as fact that Yids […]
May 29, 2012

Not Quite Another One…

Girl is born looking like a Boy. She tries to be a Boy. Fails, but can fake it well. She has to to try to have […]
March 26, 2012

Paging Dr Mengele

I’m working on getting a good idiomatic English translation of Streit um elfjährige Transsexuelle: Alex soll in die Psychiatrie – taz.de But in summary….. A Nurse […]
March 12, 2012

Dear 15 Year Old Me…

From Dear 15 year old me – how you can help. If you are a LGBT adult, write a letter to yourself, but write it to […]
September 15, 2011

Freaks and Perverts

As a follow-up to the previous post, from Yahoo News: ‘X’ now a gender option in Australian passports – Yahoo! News The comments (nearly all from […]