Kara Babcock

I read, write, code, and knit.

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Friendship, but in high fidelity

To be asexual in our society is to be told constantly, in ways big and small, that you are broken. But we can change that, and everyone will be better for it.

Yes, whiteness makes you less marginalized even when you’re trans

Intersectionality means I can’t separate my whiteness from my transness, nor can I ignore how the privilege the former identity grants me moderates the marginalization of the latter identity. We white trans people need to do better at acknowledging this.

The audacity of coming out

The transphobic narrative is a lie. Let’s spend more time talking about how awesome it is to finally be yourself.

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