Bill Maher is wrong, trans rights can’t wait – “Our struggles are not “finding panty hose,” nor are they as simple as our right to use a bathroom without fear of assault or arrest. While the fight for bathroom rights has come to symbolize the entire trans rights movement, it’s not a fight that trans people chose. We were pushing for things like employment and housing protections and access to appropriate health care when those on the right suddenly realized that trans people existed and panicked that we might be in the bathrooms with their wives and daughters, even though we had been there quietly for decades without any problems.” From Alex.
What chemicals are in your tattoo? – “European regulators worry about the inks used to make body decorations, which can be repurposed from the car paint, plastics, and textile dye industries.” From Ray.