Don't let your schooling interfere with your education.
~ Pete Seeger

Saturday, June 28, 2008

I’m Voting Republican (Not)

I got this video link in an email, and couldn't resist it.

There are some more videos along the same lines at the same location, if you follow the link - some better than others. However, I'm not sure that national politics is very relevant to real life anymore. I guess the last 28 years have made me cynical. Maybe Obama will spark a movement that will turn the federal government around and make it relevant again. Or maybe not. Stay tuned.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

just wanted to say thanks for being true 2 who you are and inspiring others along the way...

you're an example for all of us and i really appreciate you

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.
~Helen Keller

Reading List for Information about Transpeople

  • Becoming a Visible Man, by Jamison Green
  • Conundrum, by Jan Morris
  • Gender Outlaw, by Kate Bornstein
  • My Husband Betty, by Helen Boyd
  • Right Side Out, by Annah Moore
  • She's Not There, by Jennifer Boylan
  • The Riddle of Gender, by Deborah Rudacille
  • Trans Liberation, by Leslie Feinberg
  • Transgender Emergence, by Arlene Istar Lev
  • Transgender Warriors, by Leslie Feinberg
  • Transition and Beyond, by Reid Vanderburgh
  • True Selves, by Mildred Brown
  • What Becomes You, by Aaron Link Raz and Hilda Raz
  • Whipping Girl, by Julia Serano
I have come into this world to see this:
the sword drop from men's hands even at the height
of their arc of anger
because we have finally realized there is just one flesh to wound
and it is His - the Christ's, our