Hello everyone, thanks again for another great week of conversation. I am doing my best to keep the pace, but with the baby starting pre-school and the big project that I am working on, posting will continue to be light for a little while longer. Thanks so much for your patience, it is much appreciated. If you would like to participate in the wonderful conversations that happen here, please remember that Womanist Musings has an open guest posting policy. Please send either your original post, or link back to your blog via e-mail. womanistmusings[at]gmail.com
Below you will find links to a few (oh alright, more than a few) great posts that I came across this week. Please show these bloggers some love and check out their work. When you are done, don’t forget to drop it like it’s hot and leave your link behind in the comment section.
Testimonies: Having a transgendered parent.
Dear Imprudence: Have You Considered Violating Your Son’s Bodily Autonomy
The Child Becomes the Woman
Is Dora The Explorer An Illegal Immigrant?
Filling Up an Empty Space
Sex Offenders Non-Anonymous Call
Should We Keep Transition Regret Under Wraps
WHAT IF “HAPPILY EVER AFTER” IS ONLY “HAPPY” FOR US BABY LOVING WOMEN? (A REVIEW OF SHREK 4)
A Message to Men Who Say They are Anti-Sex Trade
Kelly Osbourne: better to be a drug addict than fat
More Native Appropriations, Heritage Capitalism and Fashion on Antiques Roadshow
Watching The Blind Side, thinking about Hollywood’s problem with race
Transgender is an adjective. Not a noun. Or a verb!
Social Justice Matters: Overcrowded Prisons and Their Consquences
associate black men with drug dealers
On Heavy Girls and Sexy Time
Man Reported Police Sexual Assault On His Girlfriend, Now Faces Deportation
WPATH responds to the APA’s proposed DSM 5 Criteria for Gender Incongruence
Public Schools and Disability Do Not Mix
Ableist Word Profile: Crazy (to describe political viewpoints or positions)