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How Many of of the Trans-Hating Bigots Passing Themselves Off as Radical Feminists are Actually Women?

in Suzan Cooke

I ask this question based on several reasons. I am seeing the exact same wording from the “Radical Feminists” that I am seeing from the Christo-Fascist Organizations that have words like Family and Concerned in their title. I’ve seen this before back during the right wing  Schlafly et.al. campaign against ERA, which passed itself off…

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The Many Shades of Stealth

in Suzan Cooke

[alert type=”notice”]Editor’s Note: This is part of a series on “stealth.” The goal of this series to examine the nuanced ways trans opinion leaders conceptualize stealth and how they feel about it. Suzan Cooke kicked off the series with her article, The Many Shades of Stealth. It should be noted that TA is not endorsing…

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Forty-Four Years Since Going Full Time and Forty-One Years Since SRS

in Suzan Cooke

The seasons turn and summer begins. Yesterday a manager at the local Tom Thumb Market became the first this year to ask me the standard Texas summer rhetorical question, “Hot enough for ya’ yet?” When the thermometer creeps up to the century mark and the trees are the lushest deep green of the year I…

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Why I’m Kind of Over “Pride Day”

in Opinion/Suzan Cooke

For one thing I remember when “Pride Day” commemorated the Stonewall Uprising. Back in those days it was political. I didn’t go to the Christopher Street West Gay Liberation Marches until 1974.  The prior years I was dealing with more pressing issues including surgery dates. I went to my first Christopher Street West March and…

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HBS: Play Ground for Frauds, Bullies and Self-Loathing Transsexual-Transgender People and wannabee Transsexuals

in Featured/Opinion/Suzan Cooke

Yesterday I posted a piece titled: Django Unchained: House Slaves Like Stephan and the “Girls” of HBS. [pullquote]I’ve seen the damage of all the abuse and bullying play out across the various trans-communities. I’ve seen the suicides, I’ve seen the substance abuse.[/pullquote]I’ve gotten really sick of these bullies claiming some sort of right to decide who is…

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Django Unchained: House Slaves Like Stephan and the “Girls” of HBS

in Opinion/Suzan Cooke

Tina and I watched Django Unchained over the weekend. My take on it is that it is much closer to the reality of slavery in America than Gone With the Fucking Wind. [pullquote]No matter how far up the bigots assholes you have your tongue in the end you are still a transsexual/transgender person.[/pullquote]The acting was brilliant.…

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