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Am I A Woman Born Transsexual?: The Politics of Trans-Identities

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The intersection of internet wars sometimes brings interesting observations to mind, and today one such intersection really spoke to me. Recently Jasper over at Jasper’s wardrobe has made some pretty controversial things about gender and transwomen. From “just your average straight white guy with a cunt“: “I do not recognize any claims to the truth…

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Privileged and Pretty Equals Success

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This morning I received an email talking about a website called “The Pink Butterfly Network“. It claims to be a knockoff of Lynn Conway’s Transsexual Women’s Successes, pointing to transsexual women who should inspire us. I like Lynn Conway, and her Transsexual Women’s Successes page has become more than just pretty faces. But this knockoff…

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