I suggested only that individual disorders … yours or mine should not be a basis of excluding a whole group of people who have nothing to do with the cause of our disorders. In most Americans didn't believe in same-sex marriage, and look at us now. On the flip side let us propose that there are male only clubs and no females allowed…. That attitude is what I have a problem with. Anywhere one looked, it was this philosophy that justified atrocity. In this instance a transexual was taking away work away from women who have to struggle to gain access to these skills and whose opportunities are extremely limited. Many trans women have been socialized as female since early childhood.
Are they not men?
Retrieved 25 May But then we were proud of it, since in the accusation there was already something like a shadow of victory: White hetero women can pop on granny glasses ad mock me when I ask not to use the slur queer. I passionately believe the healing in our community will occur when we unconditionally accept trans womyn as womyn while not dismissing or disavowing the lived experience and realities of the WBW gender identity.
This pattern escalated.