transphobia

LGBTQ

Snapchat's Gender-Swapping Photo Filters Can Result in Real Transphobia

"There’s a fine line between encouraging people to take gender less seriously and not considering trans realities."
Serena Sonoma
4 days ago
Culture

People Don't Understand Serena Williams's Controversial 'GQ' Cover

Some are calling it racist and transphobic, but there's more nuance to take into consideration.
Mikelle Street
11.15.18
Views My Own

Canada Is Not Safe from Donald Trump’s Attacks on Transgender Human Rights

There is reason to be concerned Canada’s conservatives could look to the south to find a convenient social issue to run on.
Abigail Curlew
10.23.18
Views My Own

Sorry Barbara Kay, Trans Women Are Most Assuredly Women

Transphobes deal in moral panic, and they create elaborate mythologies to stoke fear among the cisgender population.
Abigail Curlew
9.14.18
LGBTQ

The Stories of Trans People Taken Too Soon

A staggering 45 percent of trans people in the UK have attempted suicide.
Thomas Hobbs
4.23.18
LGBTQ

What’s Wrong With the ‘No Trans’ Dating Preference Debate

Everyone is entitled to their sexual preferences, but we should be able to talk about how societal values affect them.
Abigail Curlew
2.23.18
the internet

Lily Madigan and the Hunt for Past Transgressions

It's really time to stop dragging people for their juvenile social media posts.
Megan Nolan
12.7.17
Views My Own

For Trans Folks, Free Speech Can Be Silencing

The debate surrounding Wilfrid Laurier and that now infamous Jordan Peterson video has largely ignored the marginalized voices at the centre of the controversy.
Abigail Curlew
11.24.17
transgender athletes

A Girl in the Boys' Locker Room

I don't regret growing up as an athlete. But not everything about sports is healthy, and for me, as a transgender woman, the locker room was toxic.
Katelyn Burns
9.6.16
Music

Frank Ocean Has Reflected on the Orlando Shooting, Transphobia, and Homophobia in a New Post

“Many hate us and wish we didn’t exist.”
Noisey Staff
6.21.16
The Day My Politics Changed

The Leaders of Black Lives Matter Showed Me That I Could Be Black, Queer, and Fearless

The idea that black social movements tend to be led only by male leaders of African-American churches is being left in the past.
Wail Qasim
4.12.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Owner of Sign Company Apologizes for Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Sign, Invites Her to Stay at His House

"Cait is more then welcome to stay at my house with my family any time. I will have a wine or a beer with her quite happily and it would be an honour." ['sic']
Wendy Syfret
12.3.15
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