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Some Important Lessons About Trans People Tabloids Need to Learn

Seeing as you don't seem to understand some very basic facts, I'll explain them for you.
Paris Lees
11.3.16
Paris Lees

Everything I've Learned About Sex

I just made a TV series about sex, which, combined with a good decade of being a bit of a slut, means I've gathered some wisdom.
Paris Lees
7.25.16
Paris Lees

Feminism Isn't About Slut-Shaming Kim Kardashian

Piers Morgan declared that Kim Kardashian's topless selfie had killed feminism, which is rich coming from one of social media's biggest tits.
Paris Lees
4.1.16
Paris Lees

How David Bowie Made the World a Little Safer for Misfits and Weirdos

I believe in equality, but I don't believe we're all equal. Some people are special. David Bowie was one of them.
Paris Lees
1.12.16
The VICE Guide to Making 2016 Better Than 2015

How to Make Sex Work Safer in 2016

For former prostitute Paris Lees and many other pros and former pros, the answer is pretty simple: Legalize sex work.
Paris Lees
1.8.16
Stuff

Do We Still Need Gay Awards Ceremonies in 2015?

I went to this year's Attitude Pride Awards to find out if these kinds of events are segregationist, or if they still highlight the kind of LGBT role models society needs.
Chris Godfrey
7.8.15
Paris Lees

My Adventures Using Tinder as a Trans Woman

I got some shocked, rude reactions, some polite nos, and discovered that Tinder has legitimate human beings on it whom you can talk to about actual stuff.
Paris Lees
5.28.15
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Transgender Men and Women Discuss the Politics of 'Passing'

We talked with members of the trans community in the UK about the pressure of hiding the fact that they're transgender in order to protect their own safety, while also acknowledging the need for greater trans visibility.
Chris Godfrey
3.25.15
Stuff

When You're Transgender, You Realize What Gender Privilege Looks Like

I've lived as both a dude and a girl—and I know which I prefer.
Paris Lees
2.9.15
Stuff

We Got Some of Our Exes to Review Us as Boyfriends and Girlfriends

"You manage to be arrogant and cripplingly shy at the same time."
VICE Staff
2.6.15
Stuff

Man or Woman, Bruce Jenner Is a Human Being

The latest 'InTouch' magazine cover is transphobia, pure and simple.
Paris Lees
1.16.15
Stuff

Some Good LGBT Things That Happened in 2014

The situation for LGBT people can often feel bleak. Let's give ourselves a pat on the back for a change.
Amelia Abraham
1.3.15
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