Street Harassment: Not Just a Cisgender Issue

Street harassment, and the ways in which women feel unsafe in public spaces, is finally getting some much-deserved attention and dialogue in the mainstream. For example, a video following a woman in New York City for ten hours revealed a disturbing amount of leering, inappropriate comments, and just generally disgusting behavior. Though the video is [...]

I Am Transgender. I Am a Radical Feminist. And You Do Not Speak For Me.

Back when I was an undergraduate, pursuing my degree in Women's & Gender Studies, "radical feminism" had a very different meaning. There was liberal feminism, the "add women and stir approach," wherein women are simply integrated into the existing political system and legislative changes eventually level the playing field. And then there was radical feminism, [...]