Thirty years ago, the philosopher Judith Butler, now 64, published a book that revolutionised popular attitudes on gender. Gender Trouble, the work she is perhaps best known for, introduced ideas of gender as performance. It asked how we define “the...
Fox Fisher‘My wager is that most feminists support trans rights and oppose all forms of transphobia. So I find it worrisome that suddenly the trans-exclusionary radical feminist position is understood as commonly accepted or even mainstream.’ Judith Butler
BBC staff have been urged to state their pronouns in email signatures in a drive to be more inclusive to transgender employees. The corporation asked staff to declare their preferred pronouns, such as “she/her”, “he/him” or “they/them” - the...
Fox FisherBBC asks staff to support trans people by using preferred gender pronouns
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Fox FisherHouse of Lords Member Baroness Nicholson Brands Trans Children As Sexual Predators "Despite claiming to understand the legislation, she tweeted out false facts & continued to stick to her position when members of the public pointed out she was incorrect."
If only this obscenely small marginalized group had that kind of power!
Fox FisherTrans Activists Didn't Force a Period Brand to Change Its Packaging — ‘There’s no omnipotent trans lobby bending Big Cis to its will, but the fact that media outlets, were quick to further that narrative is, at the very least, concerning.’
Comedian Dave Chappelle has mocked transgender people in his new hour-long Netflix special, saying being trans is a "f---ing hilarious predicament".
Fox FisherAs trans people, we try to laugh through it —But it’s not ok to be laughed at.
“I feel bad for the Ts,” he adds. “But they’re so confusing … the fact is if a person can be born in the wrong body, they have to admit that’s a f—ing hilarious predicament.”
A recent editorial on the Gender Recognition Act in the UK was met with dismay by Guardian US journalists who believe it advanced transphobic viewpoints that are driving attacks on trans rights in America
Fox FisherWhy we take issue with the Guardian’s stance on trans rights in the UK | Sam Levin, Mona Chalabi and Sabrina Siddiqui