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  • Katniss commented on the blog post Video: Janet Mock and Isis King on media representations of trans women   2 years, 1 month ago · View

    Fantastic!

    Loved the criticism of the CNN interview, re: the overkill of “Transgender 101″.

    I was also really interested in the discussion about language and the tension that can arise from having contradictory perspectives/comfort levels with words and self-identifying language.

    This is a really important video. Thanks for sharing Jos!

  • Katniss commented on the blog post Enough with “I date women and trans men”   2 years, 1 month ago · View

    Hi Candice – thanks for your comments. I’m going to try to articulate my thoughts on this super complicated and wordy topic to the best of my ability. Please bear with me. You said that I should, “question the idea that genitals are inherently important”. I’m sorry but I find this to be incredibly naïve [...]

  • Katniss commented on the blog post Enough with “I date women and trans men”   2 years, 1 month ago · View

    I’m trying really hard to understand your overarching point here Jos – but I’m struggling. Are you trying to say that for me, as a straight cis-woman, it is somehow morally wrong or ethically questionable for me to be exclusively sexually attracted to cis-men and not to trans-men? Isn’t sexual attraction often inextricably linked (for [...]

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