New Disorder: Cissexist Fetishism

Criteria: When cis people obsess over and pathologize the sexuality of trans people. Includes cis people who are incapable of seeing trans people as anything but sex objects or believe being trans is all about sexual perversion. A special clause includes people who believe patriarchal gender norms are a sign of good mental health. Well-known …

The Start-to-Hate Review System

NOTE: This post mentions cissexism, homophobia, misogyny, and racism in media. Featuring special guest Black Dahlia Parton The year 2000 carried with it so much promise: A brighter future, the end of the world as we know it, and widespread panic as people realized they will eventually have to differentiate between 1920 and 2020. Newspapers …

Onions Tend to Stink

NOTE: This post discusses cissexism in the media. Updated with commentary on The Colbert Report, The Daily Show, and SNL, which all managed to rip on trans women in the past week. The Onion posted a short article today, titled “Nation Did Not See Mark Wahlberg’s Sex Change Coming”. Inspired by this slice of totally-original-not-at-all-cliche-or-damaging …