How Should We Talk About Caitlyn Jenner?

The world’s most visible trans woman has kicked off her gubernatorial campaign by demonizing trans women in sports. How do we call her out?

A microphone.
First of all, don’t hand her one of these. Photo by Robinson Recalde on Unsplash

Caitlyn Jenner, the first “good” trans person conservatives invoke to justify their bigotry, is also the first “bad” trans person they name.

Author of “Trainwreck” (Melville House, ‘16) and “Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers” (Melville House, ‘19). Columns published far and wide across the Internet.

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