How it Began: Seeing Gender Identities as False Prophets for Young People

Graham Linehan asking this question on Twitter got me thinking about this, and I ended up thinking about a blog-post worth’s amount of stuff. I am a gender critical radical feminist – I believe that gender is an imposed hierarchy and not an inner identity. I believe in the complicated phenomenon of sex dysphoria, but … Continue reading How it Began: Seeing Gender Identities as False Prophets for Young People

What are the radfem debate sticking-points and why do we care so much about them?

The gender debate is becoming 'too hot to handle'. Speak boldly on the matter only if you would also boldly enter a witness protection scheme afterwards. So, naturally, the whole thing has become juicy new ideological land for journalists and the media to approach bluntly and incompetently and then profit off the ensuing anger and … Continue reading What are the radfem debate sticking-points and why do we care so much about them?

Daenerys exemplified the double standards we have in “Noble” traits in male and female characters.

I'd like to apologise to people who do not watch Game Of Thrones, I know it's irritating how the whole world continues to rant and rave about it and I thank you for reading this anyway - if you are. Through articles like this one, and this one (all quotes are from them), I've encountered time … Continue reading Daenerys exemplified the double standards we have in “Noble” traits in male and female characters.

Why I’m a feminist and uncomfortable with half naked women: Liberal Feminism’s failings

The sun has come out in England. It's like feeling nostalgia on your skin. I love it, like everyone else. I'm at work, it's my lunchbreak, I'm walking across a campus in my sunglasses to eat my sandwiches in the sun, and I see a girl lying in a bikini. Despite the heat, I freeze. … Continue reading Why I’m a feminist and uncomfortable with half naked women: Liberal Feminism’s failings

This is how men will take advantage of transactivist identity politics.

What is not new, is that an event for women only has been shut down by men. An event for female game developers to host conferences and network has been shut down by men who have been made too intensely uncomfortable by the reality of women being independent beings seeking out and immersing themselves in some fun … Continue reading This is how men will take advantage of transactivist identity politics.