Author Archives: iamanti

Trans is not a Trend: Everyday Cissexism

This is a long ass post about trans issues and identity. If you have the time and the spoons I hope you can read it and tell me what you think. Trigger Warning for potential transmisogyny, cissexism, cissupremacist statements. I recently … Continue reading

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I haven’t posted in a while.

Part of the reason it’s so important for people who occupy particular privileged positions to just shut up sometimes is because it’s impossible to escape that privilege: because no matter how good one’s intentions are, that privilege is embedded in … Continue reading

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Banning the Burqa: Islam & Western Cultural Supremacy

And say to the believing women that they should lower their gaze and guard their modesty; that they should not display their beauty and ornaments except what (must ordinarily) appear thereof; that they should draw their veils over their bosoms and … Continue reading

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Links I’ve Been Reading (Sept 10, 2010)

Friday links. I’ve been reading, thinking over, some old some new, I may not agree with them, but they make interesting reading. Posts forthcoming. Off and Running Toward My Own Identity [Racialigious] | Racialicious – the intersection of race and … Continue reading

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Links I’ve Been Reading (Sept 6, 2010)

These are links that I’ve been reading and ruminating over, some old, some new. I don’t necessarily agree with all of them. Tim Wise Takes On Critics of White Anti-Racists | Racialicious – the intersection of race and pop culture … Continue reading

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ANTI Problems: The Smug & The Elite

“Not being racist is not some default starting position. You don’t simply get to say you’re not a racist; not being racist — or a sexist or a homophobe — is a constant, arduous process of unlearning, of being uncomfortable, … Continue reading

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Links I’ve Been Reading

These are links that I’ve been reading and ruminating over. I don’t necessarily agree with all of them. Huey Newton Complexes « The Crunk Feminist Collective National Journal Magazine – The Gray And The Brown: The Generational Mismatch Tyler Perry … Continue reading

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