Op-Ed

We Need To Erase The Phrase “Real Women” From Our Vocabulary

A cisgender woman writes about the importance of making conversations surrounding womanhood more inclusive of trans women.

Today is International Transgender Day of Visibility. It's also the perfect opportunity for us women to make our conversations and plights surrounding womanhood more inclusive of trans women by acknowledging their seat at the table. Not just today but every day.

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Continues to Defend Her Comments on Trans Women During D.C. Appearance

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie defended her statements about trans women during an appearance in Washington D.C. yesterday.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, faced backlash last week over comments she made about transgender women. Many believed that her views minimized their experiences by implying that trans women aren't "real women." Following the outcry, Adichie took to Facebook twice to clarify her remarks.

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"I Salute It," Michaela Coel Pens Essay Praising Adele For Her Grammy Speech

The 'Chewing Gum' star writes about the significance of Adele acknowledging her privilege after winning Album of the Year over Beyoncé.

The Grammys were last Sunday, and many of us were disappointed after tuning in and watching—for what seemed like the hundredth time—an undeniably deserving black artist get robbed of the Album of The Year award.

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