“ The question lesbian and gay people need to answer is not “Why are transgender issues suddenly demanding so much attention?” but rather “Why have we abandoned transgender people and their concerns in our rush for equality?”.
Transgender Communities: Developing Identity Through Connection
Lev AI in Bieschke et al (2007)
*slow clap* Perfect
a girl liked his status
i am so done with idiots
Seriously. If the only thing concerning you about equal rights is wanting to hit women then you’ve got issues. Fucking assholes
the bolding is mine because seriously
If the only thing concerning you about equal rights is wanting to hit women then you’ve got issues.
“ Hitler came to power against the strong feminist movement in Germany, padlocked the family planning clinics, and declared abortion a crime against the state—all views that more closely resemble Rush Limbaugh’s.
Gloria Steinem, responding to the term “feminazi”, coined by conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh in the early 90’s. (via malefeminist)
Also, can we all mention this every time some dope starts talking about how Hitler took away all the guns.
“ Many white women have said to me, ‘We wanted black women and non-white women to join the movement,’ totally unaware of their perception that they somehow ‘own’ the movement, that they are the ‘hosts’ inviting us as ‘guests.
bell hooks, “Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center” (via meggannn)
why white feminists can kick rocks
“ Feminism is too important to be discussed only by academics.