SUNYLGBTQ2AI MATTERS

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What Makes a Woman?

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“People who haven’t lived their whole lives as women, whether Ms. Jenner or Mr. Summers, shouldn’t get to define us. That’s something men have been doing for much too long. And as much as I recognize and endorse the right of men to throw off the mantle of maleness, they cannot stake their claim to dignity as transgender people by trampling on mine as a woman.

“Their truth is not my truth. Their female identities are not my female identity….”

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This entry was posted on June 8, 2015 by in CULTURE MATTERS: ART, LGBTQ MATTERS IN HIGHER EDUCATION, POLITICS and tagged , .
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