Tag Archives: transphobia

Handy Sheet for Responding to I1515 Transphobia

 Quick fact sheet for opposing I1515  (PDF) Our state anti-discrimination law, known as the Washington Law Against Discrimination (WLAD), clearly prohibits discrimination because of “gender expression or identity.”. The Human Rights Commission (HRC) is charged with enforcing that law.  In … Continue reading

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New blog to add to the collection: Tranarchism

I found this blog via Jessie Lee (Gendercast) on Facebook, who posted a link to this article on ally-ship:  You keep using that word ‘Ally’.  I do not think it means what you think it means.  It’s short and sweet … Continue reading

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Transphobia in the news

Sadly, transphobia isn’t new, and these stories are just a few in a long, horrible history of people mistreating gender outlaws. It’s ok, she’s not a real woman First up, a story that’s made an ugly splash all over my … Continue reading

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