The site makes no secret of being all inclusive. She wrote a disgusting article that hurts trans people AND makes the person seem guilty already and she has all the education and opportunity in the world to assure she does otherwise. I understand these are things I cannot change and did not choose. The only time I find it more appalling is when it takes place within queer circles, by people who are supposed to know better. Then there's the pinny, the mark of servitude, with a little apron with frilly edges and a belt tied in a bow at the back of your waist. Riese has written articles for us. At the end of the day this story is about the potential abuse of a minor.
And what bothers me about writing about the misgendering is that it removes the focus from a victimized child and a horrible, scum-of-the-earth adult to trans issues.
NY Daily News Tells Story Of Accused Transgender Maid In Most Offensive Manner Possible
The reporter turned the accused into a pedofile by changing her gender to male and insinuating he was sick gender dysphoria, anyone? My two cents, though. The issue here is a lack of education on part of the police and on part of journalists. The only way i can think about this is to seperate the two issues involed, AKA we are talking about the misgendering and sensationalising of transwomen, we are not talking about this woman. And what bothers me about writing about the misgendering is that it removes the focus from a victimized child and a horrible, scum-of-the-earth adult to trans issues. There are entire sections on this page devoted to books, tv, and fashion.
Log in to Reply. Or so I thought. As we all know, lbgt rights and the right, respectful language to use has deeply evolved over the last few years. I just think Autostraddle should offer the option of being exposed to something that might contradict the Autostraddle general essence. Sometimes the haters are only So keep on shouting, ladies! Which case felt like it needed that light and attention more?