Pansy EP Release

Today I’m releasing my EP “Pansy” It’s a 32 minute tape of sad queer songs about trauma and love and gender and ugliness, written last spring when I was heartbroken and homeless. Pansy by Plant Dad Side A has guitar & synth songs with my … Continue readingPansy EP Release

"Pansy" EP Pre-Release to benefit the Transgender Law Center, and Action For Trans Health

Today, bandcamp is donating all of their profits to the Transgender Law Center in the US. To maximize the impact, I’m doing a 24 hour release of an A Side / B Side single from my new EP “Pansy” for £1. 15% of the money … Continue reading"Pansy" EP Pre-Release to benefit the Transgender Law Center, and Action For Trans Health

New publications and update

[Image description: large dark green leaves against a millennial pink background] STRIKE! Magazine STRIKE! has just published my essay “Fuck Passing: Class, Respectability, and Trans Healthcare” in their Summer 2017 issue! I’m in brilliant company and could not recommend it highly enough. There will be … Continue readingNew publications and update

Creating a Hostile Environment for UKBA Snitches

[Image description: A billboard advertizing the opening of a Byron, photoshopped to include an Immigration Removal van. It reads: “Byron / Exploitation / Immigration Raids / UKBA Collusion / Coming soon”] On July 4, Byron Burgers called in undocumented workers from 15 UK stores for … Continue readingCreating a Hostile Environment for UKBA SnitchesContinue readingCreating a Hostile Environment for UKBA Snitches

The Corpse Project and Trans Bodies in Death

[Image description: a drawing of a person holding their skin open like a coat to reveal their skeleton] CN: mentions of death   In recent weeks, The Corpse Project has worked with participants through Gendered Intelligence to explore the trans and non-binary body after death. … Continue readingThe Corpse Project and Trans Bodies in DeathContinue readingThe Corpse Project and Trans Bodies in Death

Decriminalize Sex Work, Then Ban All Work

[Image description: three different shades of lipstick, each with unique indentations and erosions from their users’ lips. Part of Stacy Greene’s “Lipsticks”] Content note: whorephobia, mentions of violence, exploitation   Sex worker activists resolutely call for the full decriminalization of sex work and human rights organizations … Continue readingDecriminalize Sex Work, Then Ban All WorkContinue readingDecriminalize Sex Work, Then Ban All Work

Review of Travis Alabanza's "Stories Of A Queer Brown Muddy Kid" for Beyond The Binary

[Image description: Travis, a black trans femme, wearing black lipstick, a black headscarf, black shirt and chunky gold chain, sits in a bookshop facing camera with a stoic expression. Photo by Alexander Lijka] Beyond The Binary asked me to review “Stories Of A Queer Brown … Continue readingReview of Travis Alabanza's "Stories Of A Queer Brown Muddy Kid" for Beyond The BinaryContinue readingReview of Travis Alabanza's "Stories Of A Queer Brown Muddy Kid" for Beyond The Binary

"Gendered Antagonisms" in the Occupied Times

[Image description: pointilated mannequin legs resting on a grate, in black and white] Content note: mentions of transphobia, transmisogyny, and gendered violence I’m very happy that my latest angry trans rant has been published (online and In Print) by the Occupied Times. The OT is … Continue reading"Gendered Antagonisms" in the Occupied TimesContinue reading"Gendered Antagonisms" in the Occupied Times

Ex-Detainees Speak at 1,000+ Yarl's Wood Protest

[Image description: “No Human Is Illegal” cardboard sign held up against Yarl’s Wood detention center gates, among many hands and tops of heads, with pink smoke billowing in the background] Content note: discussion of institutional racism and non-graphic mentions sexual & gendered violence “Shut down … Continue readingEx-Detainees Speak at 1,000+ Yarl's Wood Protest

"Bisexual Banter" Episode 2: Identity

[Image description: Black television (turned off) embedded into a wall which is painted purple on the top and red on the bottom, divided by a horizontal white line] Catch me on youtube talking about bisexuality and identity labels: I still identify as “bisexual”; it’s a … Continue reading"Bisexual Banter" Episode 2: Identity