Transphobia is a White Supremacist Legacy of Colonialism

‘Bloom’ (Art by Michael Paramo) — @m.azeart

I still remember the first time I dressed in clothing not socially marked as acceptable for a “boy” to wear. In the body of a seven-year-old, although my appearance in “feminine” attire strayed from social acceptability for a “male-bodied” individual, the threat my gender expression posed was merely excused. I was a child, not a “deviant.” As I aged beyond a perceived state of “childhood…

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PhD student in interdisciplinary humanities. Profile page: azejournal.com/mxparamo

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Michael Paramo

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PhD student in interdisciplinary humanities. Profile page: azejournal.com/mxparamo

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