Writers had asked company ‘to reaffirm their commitment to transgender rights and equality’
Ani ⚢What stood out to me in this article is that the agency also represents boxer Tyson Fury who has been investigated for a hate crime for his comments on homosexuality. None of these authors quit then.
World Rugby’s noble decision to convene a “transgender workshop” in order to create new guidelines for dealing with players who have transitioned, different from those which apply in the Olympic Games
Ani ⚢“In truth, the matter is fairly simple to resolve: people born as men surely should not compete against women born as women, because they have what a recent paper in the Journal of Medical Ethics calls an “intolerable” advantage.”
THE FIRST trans woman to join a top-flight club in Argentina has signed with Villa San Carlos in the midst of a relegation battle. Argentine striker Mara Gomez, 22, joins the Primera Division A tea…
Ani ⚢My condolences to the woman who trained hard & was good enough but missed out on her place on the team because administrators of her sport have zero respect for the women playing it & have allowed a trans-identifying male to take her place.
We are told that millions ticked the Tory box at the election to get Brexit done and get Corbyn gone. This is surely true, but I suspect there was another, largely subconscious reason for Boris...
Ani ⚢“In a moderate country like ours we challenge extremists, we don’t capitulate to them. As Jonathan Swift declared centuries ago: “It is the folly of too many to mistake the echo of a London coffee-house for the voice of the kingdom.””
Jo Bartosch speaks to NAYOUNG KIM about how South Korean women have lit a fire of feminist activism by rejecting the confining ‘corset’ of sex role stereotypes
Ani ⚢I really wish more people in the ‘anglosphere’ were aware of the incredible feminist movements in places like South Korea.
Different languages, cultures, & histories. Same sex & so many of the same struggles.
Ani ⚢“Under the new policies, if people want to speak at a @MasseyUni event, university officers will consider if they will cause "mental harm" to students and if the event will create "negative media coverage".”
Thread by @aniobrien: "I express my disdain & despair at what has become of women’s & LGBT orgs often. But another major loss to iden has been class analysis & workers’ rights orgs. Distracted by infinitely fragmenting identity segments r […]"
A graphic designer who reputedly worked for the Royal Opera House murdered his fiancée in the shower after she told him she was leaving him following her unhappiness at his cross-dressing fetish, a court heard yesterday.
Ani ⚢She told him she was leaving him because she wasn’t comfortable with his cross-dressing.
He beat her to death with a metal pipe while she was in the shower.
Ani ⚢I have been hesitant to publish this piece because I fear my attempts at conflict resolution will just be used as more canon fodder to be fired back, but "tentatively, I present some ways I think we can better make room for transgender people in society…"