Definition of Transness
Transness is the state of awareness or condition in society of someone who does not conform in a majority of aspects to the way their society or culture sees them as behaving and living in relation to their culture’s social construction of physiological s… View Post
On Being Seen & Heard
On Being Seen & Heard #trans100 #girlslikeus #boyslikeus #gqslikeus #trans #transender Yesterday was the International Trans Day of Visibility. To many that might not seem like a huge deal, and to others it will even seem incredibly wrong on so many levels. Yet it was, and for me, personally, it was the last day of what once was a… View Post
Battle #2: Capitol day for No Loo 4 U
No Loo 4 U #girlslikeus #transgender #boyslikeus #trans #gqslikeus In about 20 minutes, I will put on my black and white dress and put on makeup and then head over to the Capitol. I am armed with 21 quick talking points, to face people who do not know me. I am supported by quotes from Republicans, from poets, from… View Post
ACTION NEEDED!! Show your Birth Certificate just...
The NEW Paper’s Please law in AZ Tomorrow (Wednesday, March 20th, 2013), at 2:00 pm local time, The House Appropriations Committee for the Republican controlled Arizona State Legislature will take up SB 1432. Word of this bill was shown late last night in the local paper The Arizona Republic where it was revealed in detail to require people to provide their birth certificate for purposes of...
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Cockroach lies some more
Cockroach lies some more #Trans #Transgender #lgbt #glbt @bugbrennan So today, in the midst of studying, researching, and of course, creating the meal for the evening (corned beef and cabbage, natch), I took a moment to check in on Facebook because I do that, and came across a link to the Cockroach’s blog post about an old… View Post
Queens & Empresses
Queens & Empresses #girlslikeus #trans #transgender #wehappytrans I don’t always deign to be with the common people, but when I do, I do it Regally… Queen There are a lot of folks in the Trans community who don’t like to be called Queens. In part because it is often used within the cis gay men community to refer to each… View Post
10 Talking Points for the Phoenix NDO
10 Talking Points for the Phoenix NDO #girlslikeus #boyslikeus #trans #lgbt #transgender #AZ #Arizona #phoenix That’s right. Ten talking points, some of the directly adapted from the opposition. Use them to do the following: ACTION NEEDED – 4 Steps Needed 1) Contact these members of the Phoenix City Council, asking them to vote No on this harmful ordinance: The… View Post
I will get a new post up
No, really, I will. THings have just been a teensy bit busy, and I’ve been pulled in a dozen directions of late. I’ve got 15 drafts started, and none finished, and it takes time to write these posts! lol. In the mean time, reminder that you should be… View Post
Cis: Cis is often understood and usually explained as the antonym of Trans, in a sort of binary system that lays out X and Y and creates a sense that there is a concrete difference and separation between the two. While that works for most situations, when… View Post
Five Pillars, Trans Style...
The work that I do has, really, five components to it. The first is Infrastructure. The second is Self Knowledge. The third is Agency. The fourth is Relationships. The fifth is Advocacy. Each of those five things interacts with the others, and when you… View Post