Quickies 01/28/2013

Academic Men Explain Things to Me: The mansplaining tumblr that will make you laugh and cry.*

The influential feminist, socialist sociologist and lesbian activist Mary McIntosh has died of a stroke at age 76. Here is her obituary.

NPR does a story on the Stonewall Riot which erases the centrality of trans women.

How modesty mandates intersect with and impact trans and intersex people seeking medical care.

Featured Image is of Mary McIntosh

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Yessenia is a graduate student studying to be a speech therapist with an emphasis on traumatic brain injuries. She spends far too much time correcting the wrong people on the internet, lifting heavy things and training her cats. She's a proud internet atheist and trolls only for the greater good.

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  1. January 28, 2013 at 7:33 pm —

    I find the NPR story so frustrating. Any time I think of Stonewall, the first person that comes to mind is Sylvia Rivera!

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