#amc2014 Stuart hall mural, transformative arts practice space
the word “problematic” is so lazy. what is the exact problem? is the thing in question racist? sexist? homophobic? transmisogynistic? classist? the reason “problematic” things are “problematic” is because they perpetuate oppressive power structures. when possible, let’s name the specific systems at play.
klymaxx - meeting in the ladies’ room
how to dress well - total loss
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is spending nearly $200,000 to study how transgender women use social networking sites like Facebook and how their use affects their chances of getting HIV.
Just a friendly reminder that Facebook and Facebook groups are not private or safe spaces at all, they are spaces of surveillance. Just like when I used to work for a technology startup, they told us “don’t say anything in email that you wouldn’t want to explain in court to a judge”, the same is true for Facebook, Facebook groups, tumblr and twitter: http://freebeacon.com/issues/feds-spend-194788-to-study-how-transwomen-use-facebook/