The Sad Risk/Reality of Being a Trans Person [TW]

[TW for violence against trans people] Link: Transwoman Severely Beaten at Baltimore McDonalds While Employees Watch [h/t @lifeversiontwo] I watched the video (MAJOR TW) and I am just sick to my stomach.  Apparently all this woman wanted was to use the bathroom. From Shaker Alexmac at Shakesville: In this post I am going to deal …

Racism at UPenn

My friend, SS, sent me a link to an article in The Daily Pennsylvanian, which is UPenn’s student-run independent newspaper. It is titled, Racism taints the University written by a STUDENT at UPenn.  Here’s a lengthy snippet: I’m no stranger to racism. Being a minority, it comes with the territory. However, because of a recent …