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Borne of Cancellation, Feminist Radio Station WLRN Celebrates Five Years Strong

Borne of Cancellation, Feminist Radio Station WLRN Celebrates Five Years Strong

Founder Thistle Pettersen reflects on how her community’s many attempts to silence her only made her louder

Thistle M Pettersen
Thistle M Pettersen
Cancelled Women
Should Political Cartoonists Ever Self-Censor?

Should Political Cartoonists Ever Self-Censor?

Stella Perrett, cancelled political cartoonist, on self-censoring

Stella Perrett
Stella Perrett
Cancelled Women
Eddie Izzard Was A Gender-Nonconforming Icon. What Happened?

Eddie Izzard Was A Gender-Nonconforming Icon. What Happened?

His old stand-up shows a man secure in his femininity, but still fully aware of his biological reality.

Sarah Othokian
Sarah Othokian
Opinion
The Massive Effort to Censor “Irreversible Damage” Shows the Trans Debate is Not About Reducing Harm

The Massive Effort to Censor “Irreversible Damage” Shows the Trans Debate is Not About Reducing Harm

The response to Abigail Shrier's book reveals trans activists' true colors

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Cancelled Women
"Not My Cup of T" - New Documentary Explores the Impact of the Rise of Gender Transition

"Not My Cup of T" - New Documentary Explores the Impact of the Rise of Gender Transition

Groped, touched “by mistake,” and leered at, I developed a profound hatred towards my breasts as a teenager. This hatred extended to my whole body, thanks to Indian men, and the impossible standards of performative femininity. I am quite sure I suffered from dysphoria of some kind, and in the

Vaishnavi Sundar
Vaishnavi Sundar
Books and TV
Review of ‘It Wasn’t Enough’ & an Interview with Peg Tittle

Review of ‘It Wasn’t Enough’ & an Interview with Peg Tittle

Punching Well Above its Weight, and Straight in the Gut

Vaishnavi Sundar
Vaishnavi Sundar
Books
An Epidemic of Misinformation: Murder Rates and the Transgender Population

An Epidemic of Misinformation: Murder Rates and the Transgender Population

According to the Human Rights Campaign, 26 transgender or “gender non-conforming” people were killed in the United States during 2018. Transgender rights activists say the murder of trans-identified people is a growing problem in the US. This claim, often phrased as an “epidemic of violence” against a vulnerable population, is

Allison Bliss
Allison Bliss
Gender Identity
70 Years Since the ‘Golden Era’ or 70 Years of Bollywood Sexism?

70 Years Since the ‘Golden Era’ or 70 Years of Bollywood Sexism?

The year 1950 marked the beginning of India’s distinct artistic voice, free from the clutches of a 200-year colonial rule. Morale was high and there was a whiff of revolution in the air. It was around this time that the "Golden Era" of Hindi cinema came into its own

Vaishnavi Sundar
Vaishnavi Sundar
film