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Analysing transmisogyny and how it harms trans women

Definitions Transgender (trans): an individual who identifies as a different gender to the one they were assigned at birth Cisgender (cis): an individual who identifies with the gender they were assigned at birth Transmisogyny: the intersection between transphobia and misogyny against women; this intersection is the name of oppression towards trans women Epistemic: relating to […]

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Is it time to say ‘thank you, next’ to problematic Pride practices?

On 25 February, Manchester Pride announced that Ariana Grande will be headlining this year’s Pride event. This announcement sparked debate as some expressed outrage at the choice of a straight artist to headline the event, whilst others were thrilled. Others used this choice of headliner to explain the 100 per cent increase in ticket prices. […]