Archive | August, 2013

You know, I really hate talking about this. I don’t believe in separatism now, so for me to sit here and go back twenty years and say, ‘These are the reasons why women have to be separate’ is very difficult…But this is how it was then, and I realize that we have to go back […]

interpretivescreaming: boredangry: janetmock: This is what legendary looks like. Thank you Miss Major for your forty years-plus of work, for paving the path for us, for making me proud to be a trans woman of color, for reminding us that we can gather in celebration of our living as well as our fallen.  You. Are. […]

Chelsea Manning and the realities for transgender and gender non-conforming people in prison, jails and detention centers. | SRLP (Sylvia Rivera Law Project)

Chelsea Manning and the realities for transgender and gender non-conforming people in prison, jails and detention centers. | SRLP (Sylvia Rivera Law Project) from SRLP on Chelsea Manning, the realities trans & gnc people have to navigate daily while incarcerated and how we can support people on the inside!

first of all, i made this account two seconds ago so that i could ask you a question, so forgive me that my blog is blank! anyway, i LOVE your tattoos and i was wondering if you could tell us more about them? also, what is the explanation behind the name of your blog? thanks so much!!

hi! great questions! my blog name is in honor of marsha p johnson.  it comes from a song by antony & the johnsons called “the spirit was gone” antony hegarty named antony’s band in honor of marsha. the most recent tattoo that i put up is a collage i made of marsha p johnson illustration […]

for all of us who know a michfest will never be as incredible or as inspiring or as brilliant as a gender-self-determination-fest or a TGIF-fest i am reciting  Pat Evans’ ‏@walfordpat TRANS WOMEN TRANS WOMEN (Source: https://twitter.com/)

For all the names I have gathered here whose brutal ends must compel us to act. And for all those whose names are beyond our knowing. the always brilliant Eric A Stanley from the dedication of Eric’s mind blowing dissertation Queer Remains: Insurgent Feelings & The Aesthetics of Violence. !!!!