The most dangerous place for women is in their own homes, a new report from the United Nations concludes.
Evidence shows women are often deemed “overly dramatic” and dismissed by medical professionals, which has deadly consequences.
WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee voted along party lines on Wednesday to approve a reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act after Democrats turned back Republican attempts to gut protections of transgender people and restrict some gun ownership.
By now, you and I and everyone else knows all the clichés and stigmas around women constantly chatting with each other.
Once a leading pop culture website for queer women, AfterEllen has devolved into a hotbed of anti-transgender rhetoric since editor Trish Bendix and other writers were ousted by Evolve media, which purchased the then-10-year-old site in 2014.
In the years since Bendix’s departure, under the leadership of Memoree Joelle, the site has increasingly leaned into trans-exclusionary radical feminist or TERF territory. Now, the editors of other sites for women in the queer community have banned together to denounce TERF sites like AfterEllen, according to Buzzfeed.
As members of the transgender community we are all members of a minority, and as members of a minority we can’t afford to be apolitical or apathetic.