transphobic Archives

J.K. Rowling attends the premiere "Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them" at Alice Tully Hall on November 10, 2016, in New York City. Editorial credit: JStone /
Rowling has launched a new project called Ickabog and has encouraged children to send in their versions of the character, which she has then tweeted out to her 14.6 million adult followers, which is when this happened. JK Rowling Accidentally Tweets F-Bomb Transphobic Report To Millions. It looks very much as if J.K Rowling has been copying[...]
Howard Chaykin And The Trans Image: Obsession With A Theme
And as this group of people keep appearing, why do they always pretty much follow the same tropes, and not a broader range of representation? It also shows that the scene in DSoH is not a one off; this is just yet another example in a long line of examples of the repeated fetishisation and violent[...]
Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher And Babs Tarr Apologise Over Batgirl Transgender Storyline
It was a considered, underhyped portrayal of a transgender individual as a very normal person in Batgirl's life. In this week's Batgirl, (SPOILERS) we meet someone who is running around Burnside dressed up as a sequinised Batgirl. Later revealed as the (male) artist Dagger Type, presented as a flamboyant type, dressing up and disguising himself as Batgirl, in a[...]