+ Meet The Child Brides Of Pakistan | Refinery29

After months of research and writing, my first article for Refinery29 has been published! Many thanks to my smashing editors — Kelly Bourdet, Maura Egan + Amelia Edelman — for their guidance!

For their generosity, resources, and stories, my gratitude also goes to Amelia Andrews and Anindit Roy Chowdhury (IPPF, South Asia Region), M. Mudabbir Maajid (Rutgers WPF), Faizan Abbasi (Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child), Safeer Ullah Khan (Bedari) + Laura Dickinson (Girls Not Brides).

Meet The Child Brides Of Pakistan | Refinery29

After months of research and writing, my first article for Refinery29 has been published! Many thanks to my smashing editors — Kelly Bourdet, Maura Egan + Amelia Edelman — for their guidance! For their generosity, resources, and stories, my gratitude also goes to Amelia Andrews and Anindit Roy Chowdhury (IPPF, South Asia Region), M. Mudabbir Maajid (Rutgers WPF), Faizan Abbasi (Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child), Safeer Ullah Khan (Bedari) + Laura Dickinson (Girls Not Brides).

Posted 5 days ago by elevatedifference.
+ Being part of the Clamor team gave me the confidence to take my work with media seriously. It also introduced me to a community of radical media makers and activists who have continued to inspire and support me in my life and career.

Now you can experience some of that love and learning through a full archive of the magazine from 1999 to 2006.

Check out the archive — it’s completely free!
Being part of the Clamor team gave me the confidence to take my work with media seriously. It also introduced me to a community of radical media makers and activists who have continued to inspire and support me in my life and career.

Now you can experience some of that love and learning through a full archive of the magazine from 1999 to 2006.

Check out the archive — it’s completely free!

Posted 1 month ago by elevatedifference.
+ Diversity Isn’t Enough: Trans Theorist Says Feminist Doors are Not Open to All | Herizons Magazine

Trans theorist Julia Serano believes “diversity” is a limiting word that focuses too much on how people look and not enough on how they think. In her newest book, Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive, the American writer argues that “gender policing” and “sexuality shaming” in the feminist and queer movements have created double standards and hierarchies that prevent these movements from being truly trans-inclusive.

Diversity Isn’t Enough: Trans Theorist Says Feminist Doors are Not Open to All | Herizons Magazine

Trans theorist Julia Serano believes “diversity” is a limiting word that focuses too much on how people look and not enough on how they think. In her newest book, Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive, the American writer argues that “gender policing” and “sexuality shaming” in the feminist and queer movements have created double standards and hierarchies that prevent these movements from being truly trans-inclusive.

Posted 1 month ago by elevatedifference.