12/23/21

You know, one of these days I might actually figure out what it takes to write post which would garner a reasonable number of visitors with meaningful interactions. Of course I really don’t se it happening, after all, I’ve been writing here for years and I still have no idea what I’m doing.

Be that as it may, that wasn’t the point of wanting to post today, or really any other one for that matter. My entire intention was to simply show someone who needed it, they weren’t alone in dealing with some insane things in their life and no mater how bad it might seem, there was always someone who, if not understand, then at least relate. I don’t know if I have ever come close to succeeding, but I hope maybe, in some small way all my endless jabbering as had a positive effect.

I’m saying all of this because I am facing yet another anniversary where the only real change is in the number of wrinkles and grey hair while the reflection mocks the lack of anything of significance.

‘We need to rethink the category of woman’: Interview with Judith Butler

‘We need to rethink the category of woman’: Interview with Judith Butler

Shortly after its publication, The Guardian decided to redact Jules Gleeson’s September 7th interview with Judith Butler, omitting sections directed at the antifascist implications of the philosopher’s work. Below is the original unabridged version.

How to tell if that “feminist” election group is actually anti-trans

How to tell if that “feminist” election group is actually anti-trans

Anti-trans activists are worming their way into society at an alarming rate.

Frequently referred to as trans-exclusionary radical feminists (TERFs), these groups operate under the guise of protecting cis women. They are increasingly finding platforms in the U.K., Canada and the United States—and they’re getting sneaky about it.

Fatal Violence Against the Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Community in 2021

Fatal Violence Against the Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Community in 2021

Sadly, 2021 has already seen at least 33 transgender or gender non-conforming people fatally shot or killed by other violent means. We say at least because too often these stories go unreported — or misreported. In previous years, the majority of these people were Black and Latinx transgender women.