Women’s gym receives unwelcome visit from “Dick Surprise”

June 15, 2018 § Leave a comment

This “person” has a lot of balls. Two, in fact. Two too many.

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A Wellington women’s gym has received a sign-up request from an unexpected source.

Dick Surprise, who identifies as a non-binary pansexual Wellingtonian, sports male genitalia but claims to be a “woman inside”.

“I walk past this gym all the time,” Surprise told reporters. “And it really bugs me. Sure, men may control and dominate almost every aspect of social life from the military, to politics, law, business, finance, media, academia, most households and sports in general – and at women’s expense. Okay, I get it. I already know that, because I am a feminist, actually probably the biggest feminist you could ever meet.” In his own estimation, Surprise is one of the country’s most prominent and underrecognised feminists, alongside Gavin Hubbard, who has won gold representing New Zealand in women’s weightlifting.

“But it is 2018. After thousands of years of patriarchy, people who were assigned male at birth just for…

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Women’s gym receives unwelcome visit from “Dick Surprise”

June 15, 2018 § Leave a comment

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This “person” has balls.

The Trans Ego: Why Allies are becoming TERFS

June 4, 2018 § Leave a comment

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Gender Fascism And The Elderly Female Artist

April 25, 2018 § 1 Comment

The fact that “moderns” cannot see older women is an unpleasant, even an agonising reality for many of us, but it does not change the fact that there is so much tempered creativity in us. Many of the young social justice activists are keen to defend the rights of all kinds of marginal(ised) groups, while we’re at best completely invisible to them; at worst, we’re relics from what they think are less enlightened times.

QotD: ‘The India Effect’

February 1, 2018 § Leave a comment

Bring on the “anger, resentment, and almighty, explosive backlash.” We need a righteous response to hellish problem.

Anti-Porn Feminists

This season has seen the phenomenon turned up to eleven however, and me riveted to all and any interaction between India Willoughby, a news presenter, journalist, and trans woman, and the various other housemates. Now I do realise, yes, that trans women are not a monolith, and I don’t doubt there are many in the trans community have been watching Willoughby alienate as many viewers and potential allies as possible from between their fingers, just wishing she wouldn’t. But still, she has, and the uncomfortable truth is that in her behaviour, I can recognise instantly a near perfect microcosm of some of the larger trans activism I have been observing over recent times.

For seven days I have remained glued as a group of adult women, all trying their camera ready best to be as respectful and supportive as possible, attempt to deal with a sulking, bullying, manipulative, and aggressive…

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Some Basic Questions About Sex And Gender

January 27, 2018 § Leave a comment

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A march for those who must not be named

January 19, 2018 § Leave a comment

They can keep their “complexity of gender.” Women should go elsewhere and leave this thing to the womxn.



From the Essay: “Why I Choose To Identify As A Womxn” by Natalia Emmanuel


“The unpronounceable boldness [] is part of its appeal” – Mark Peters of the Boston Globe https://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2017/05/09/womyn-wimmin-and-other-folx/vjhPn82ITGgCCbE12iNn1N/story.html

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