iOS app Android app

Mary Daly

TERF Wars: Trans Women and Feminist Extremism in Context

Dana Beyer | Posted 10.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

Second-wave feminism included many lesbians who didn't know many trans women, because few were out and active in those circles in the '70s, and found it very easy to weave into their philosophy the absurd idea that trans women are "the avant-garde of the patriarchy's invasion of women's spaces."

'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner': Lesbian Trans Exclusion Gets Noticed

Dana Beyer | Posted 10.08.2014 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

Our community's problem isn't with MichFest. If it became trans-inclusive tomorrow, the underlying problem would remain. It isn't even with the antifeminist nature of the trans-exclusionary radical feminists; if they quieted down tomorrow, the underlying problem would remain. The problem is the iceberg below, which no one wants to recognize.

The Courage To Sin: What Mary Daly Taught Me About Being A Woman

Julie Daley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julie Daley

What is it to be a woman in the fullest sense? Mary Daly, the feminist theologian, wrote, "For a woman trapped in patriarchy, which is the religion of the entire planet, 'to be' in the fullest sense is 'to sin.'"