Performing Kathoey: Discrimination Against Trans Women in Thailand

By Jirada Phetlam. Edited by Jessica Sutton. Disclaimer from the author: this article is discussing what I have researched and observed as a cisgender Thai woman. I wish to acknowledge that I cannot speak to the experience of individual transgender women in Thailand. In August this year, a Thai transgender woman, or ‘Kathoey’ in Thai, … Continue reading Performing Kathoey: Discrimination Against Trans Women in Thailand

Unpacking TERFs: Why Trans-Exclusive Feminism Isn’t Feminism

By Patrick McTague. Edited by Jessica Sutton. "How many years has it taken people to realize that we are all brothers and sisters and human beings in the human race?" – Marsha P. Johnson, leader in the Stonewall riots and Black transgender activist. Transgender rights are human rights. Transgender women are women. Transgender men are … Continue reading Unpacking TERFs: Why Trans-Exclusive Feminism Isn’t Feminism