“Cis privilege” does not exist.

Allow me to explain. Transgender activists draw a neat line in the sand, with transgender people on one side, and non-transgender people on the other side. The non-transgender people are called “cisgender”. Trans activism claims that these are two sides of an axis of oppression. Namely that transgender people are oppressed, and that cisgender people … Continue reading “Cis privilege” does not exist.

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Reproductive Rights: Women vs. People with Uteruses

A quick perusal of Planned Parenthood’s website will show you a variety of healthcare services. They offer information on abortion, contraception, and various other measures for sexual health. The language gets a bit convoluted, however. A recent campaign to raise awareness about cervical cancer recommended preventative screenings for “all people with cervixes”. Other entries on … Continue reading Reproductive Rights: Women vs. People with Uteruses

A Woman Is…Anyone who Identifies as One?

“Trans women are women.” I’ve heard it, you’ve heard it, and we’ve both nodded along. Trans women are women, but how, exactly? We need a clear answer to this question if we are to be made legally indistinguishable from each other, as new laws propose to do. The recent focus of transgender activists has been … Continue reading A Woman Is…Anyone who Identifies as One?