Tag Archives: trans feminism

On the importance of Trans-Inclusivity in reproductive justice campaigns


  As the media zooms in on ‘trans visibility’, trans issues and trans people are discussed in the public domain more openly than ever. The so-called transgender ‘tipping point’ and the media’s zooming in on trans celebrities conceals major challenges … Continue reading

Posted in Trans politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

[conference update] Amnesty International Northern Ireland conference, 6 Feb.2016


Amnesty International Northern Ireland held its regional conference on Saturday 6th February 2016 at the Queen’s University Students’s Union. The main panel included presentations and updates about on-going Amnesty NI campaigns and major struggles for fundamental rights in the specific … Continue reading

Posted in reproductive justice, Trans politics, Transfeminism | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reproductive rights and trans rights: deeply interconnected yet too often misunderstood?


When the issue of reproductive justice is raised, many people tend to focus exclusively on cisgender women. It is of vital importance to extend reproductive justice-related activism and discourses to include trans/genderqeer/nonbinary and other gender-plural people, which also involves using … Continue reading

Posted in reproductive justice, Trans identities, Trans politics, trans/queer liberation, Transfeminism, Transgender, Transgender rights | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment