It’s a miracle!
OK, I do avoid this faux-feminist site as much as possible, but every couple of years, I go there and see what they are up to (mainly in a “have you got half a clue yet?” kind of way). The answer to that question has been a consistent “no”.
Awww bless. At this point I am thinking that maybe, just maybe, it is Maybelline, being all twanzmisogynist, and applying the eyeshadow in goth format, when clearly this is sparkly to match the tiara, and dammit Maybelline, get with the programme and express his innerlaydeefeels!
What could have been an otherwise excellent article on DIY abortion, degenerated about half way along:
As soon as I could, I rounded up my closest friends for a knowledge-sharing session at home in Austin. I made modifications of my own to the training documents: I edited the gendered language in the instructions as much as possible, to better accommodate trans and genderqueer folks who don’t identify as women but who might need abortions.
Ok, if you can stop chuckling at Jones’ ‘misogyny-ists’ for a moment, this post is about the oft cited “you will be on the wrong side of history” phrase that gets thrown up on a fairly regular basis. Boiling it down to the essential meaning: “support twanz, or you will be on the wrong side of history”. Yep, got it.
Well, that is fine for Everyday Jendah Worshipping, but certainly not enough to become a Good Twanz Ally™.