While it is unfortunate that transgender people are not playing the roles of transgender characters, the Danish Girl was an outstanding movie. I even watched it twice. The storyline is based on the 2000 novel of the same name by David Ebershoff and loosely inspired by the lives of Danish painters Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. But my post today is not a film review; instead, I … [Read more...]
It is touching for one to cry for children killed from gun violence. But somehow, there is a disproportionate level of attention given to refugee children. The conversation about these children is radically different since U.S. citizen children are seen as innocent whereas refugee children are seen as criminals. This is more than politics. This speaks to a greater problem … [Read more...]
In order to provide a safe and welcoming world for all women, it is important to discuss transgender and gender non-conforming identities and issues in society. Gender discrimination and violence are important issues in the U.S. and the world. Gender discrimination and violence of all kinds disproportionately impact Lesbian women, overly effeminate gay people, bisexual women, … [Read more...]
As an undocumented transgender Colombiana, I am concerned by the level of misunderstanding of immigrants’ push factors of migration and realities. Migration is a symptom of inhumane, imperialistic, and colonialist U.S. foreign policy and the militaristic, unilateral, and hawkish way the U.S. has and continues to interact with the world. In order to champion immigrant rights, we … [Read more...]
.Como colombiana indocumentada y transgénero, me preocupa el nivel de confusión de los factores que empujan a los inmigrantes en la emigración y sus realidades. La emigración es un síntoma de las políticas de extranjería inhumanas, imperialistas y colonialistas de los Estados Unidos y su camino militarista, unilateral y agresivo con el que interactúa con el mundo. Con el fin de … [Read more...]
The Body Is Not an Apology
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Take Radical Self Love journey from the page to the plane and join me for 5 transformative days in the gorgeous land of Aotearoa, New Zealand where we will Rest, Rejuvenate, and Reunite with our personal divinity.