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3/24/2017 Background Radiation

This is my weekly roundup of the background radiation I am exposed to. It’s usually the bad and ugly of how the world treats LGBT folks, with a heavier emphasis on the T’s. I like to leave the full links … Continue reading

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3/17/17 Background Radiation

News to seethe angrily at, while you eat your pint of ice cream. Headline: How defunding Planned Parenthood could wipe out transgender healthcare https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/mar/02/transgender-healthcare-planned-parenthood-funding There are a lot of reasons to support Planned Parenthood, but even if you are not … Continue reading

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Invisibly Male

Transitioning female to male is like walking into the welcoming arms of obscurity. It’s like having Harry Potter’s cloak on. You find yourself slipping into society unnoticed. This isn’t true for everyone, but it isn’t unusual. When I decided I … Continue reading

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Background Radiation 3/10/2017

News to seethe angrily at, while you eat your pint of ice cream.   Headline: BBC Woman’s Hour host Dame Jenni Murray says trans women aren’t ‘real women’ http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2017/03/05/bbc-womans-hour-host-dame-jenni-murray-says-trans-women-arent-real-women/ From the article: “The 66-year-old broadcaster and feminist wrote in the Sunday … Continue reading

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Background Radiation 2/24/2017

This is my weekly roundup of the background radiation I am exposed to. It’s usually the bad and ugly of how the world treats LGBT folks, with a heavier emphasis on the T’s. I like to leave the full links … Continue reading

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“The Surgery”

I thought I’d discuss “The Surgery.” Every time the subject of my being transgender comes up, inevitably there is somebody out there that immediately asks if I have had “The Surgery”. There is this idea that there is one big all-in-one genital … Continue reading

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Background Radiation 2/19/2017

This is my weekly roundup of the background radiation I am exposed to. It’s usually the bad and ugly of how the world treats LGBT folks, with a heavier emphasis on the T’s. I like to leave the full links … Continue reading

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