I Shouldn’t Be Afraid, But I Am

My hands sweat as I readjust my keys, making sure they stick out between my fingers. I’ve done this since I started driving, the constant reminder of my parents that I could be attacked on my way to the car ringing in my ears. I don’t carry a purse, and my back pack is heldContinue reading “I Shouldn’t Be Afraid, But I Am”

#TransRightsAreHumanRights

Transcribed from a July 26, 2017 Twitter thread. Every day people who aren’t cisgender, heterosexual, white, or male discover that rights on paper don’t always mean rights in real life. We shouldn’t have to keep pointing this out. For those who still don’t get it: #TransRightsAreHumanRights We are human beings, we deserve the same rightsContinue reading “#TransRightsAreHumanRights”

Birth Control IS Healthcare!

(Seriously, if you think it’s not…please never have sex again.) For those in the back who missed the title: BIRTH CONTROL IS HEALTHCARE! Now then…time for some educating! Birth control has many uses outside of preventing pregnancy. Outside of that, here are several others that you should know: It can be used to protect againstContinue reading “Birth Control IS Healthcare!”