Helen G

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Nurtameen?

Lately I’ve been thinking about language, and how I use it in the context of My Life As A Trans Woman™. I’ve adjusted to some parts of the lan...
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Cluesticks?

According to Live Science, a recent study by Indiana University’s Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences suggests that "young men just find i...
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What is transfeminism?

My gender dysphoria, transsexualism and consequent transitioning have informed many aspects of my opinions on Life, the Universe and Everything, including my st...
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Tibetan Refugee

Tibet, or as it is also known, the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) is five times the size of the UK with 5% of the population. 10 March 2008 was the anniversary o...
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A moment of reflection

In 1981 Bernice Johnson Reagon gave a presentation at the West Coast Women’s Music Festival in California. It was entitled ‘Coalition Politics: Tur...
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D-I-V-O-R-C-E*

It's been almost impossible to avoid the media's coverage of yesterday's divorce settlement between Heather Mills McCartney and Paul McCartney, and two random p...
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Today is No Smoking Day

Here is a link to the No Smoking Day website. Here is a link to the NHS Go Smoke Free website If you’ve decided to quit today, good luck and I hope you&...
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The privileged few

Jess’ recent posts about class privilege at Liberal Conspiracy, and the Trans 101 For Dumbasses video by Calpernia Addams have started me thinking once ag...

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