Articles by Helen G

Weekly round-up and open thread, 25 February 2013

Here's this week's open thread for discussion and our regular round-up of some of the articles and blogs we've noticed over the last week or so, but not had time to post about.

Helen G // 25 February 2013

Categories: Blog

Weekly round-up and open thread, 21 January 2012

Here's this week's open thread for discussion and our regular round-up of some of the articles and blogs we've noticed over the last week or so, but not had time to post about.

Helen G // 21 January 2013

Categories: Blog

Feminism is for everyone – including trans women

Helen considers the relationship between trans women and feminism

Helen G // 18 January 2013

Categories: Blog

NHS consultation on trans related healthcare proposals

The NHS has announced a consultation and online survey in connection with its draft proposals for trans related healthcare.

Helen G // 10 January 2013

Categories: Blog

Events listings

Helen explains how to get your feminist event added to The F-Word's events listings page.

Helen G // 1 January 2013

Categories: Blog

Weekly round-up and open thread, 17 December 2012

Here's this week's open thread for discussion and our regular round-up of some of the articles and blogs we've noticed over the last week or so, but not had time to post about.

Helen G // 17 December 2012

Categories: Blog

Weekly round-up and open thread, 3 December 2012

Here's this week's open thread for discussion and our regular round-up of some of the articles and blogs we've noticed over the last week or so, but not had time to post about.

Helen G // 3 December 2012

Categories: Blog

20 November 2012: 14th international Transgender Day of Remembrance

The Transgender Day of Remembrance is the one day of the year which allows us, collectively, to focus on and grieve for those trans people whose rights to life have, without exception, been violently denied by those who have appointed themselves as judge, jury and executioner.

Helen G // 20 November 2012

Categories: Blog

TGEU Press Release: TDOR 2012

Transgender Europe's Trans Murder Monitoring project reveals 265 killings of trans people in the last 12 months

Helen G // 14 November 2012

Categories: Blog

Weekly round-up and open thread, 5 November 2012

Here's this week's open thread for discussion and our regular round-up of some of the articles and blogs we've noticed over the last week or so, but not had time to post about.

Helen G // 5 November 2012

Categories: Blog

Weekly round-up and open thread, 29 October 2012

Here's this week's open thread for discussion and our regular round-up of some of the articles and blogs we've noticed over the last week or so, but not had time to post about.

Helen G // 29 October 2012

Categories: Blog

Update: Trans inclusion and Reclaim The Night London

With a month to go until this year's Reclaim The Night march in London, Helen reviews the question of the inclusion of trans women at the event.

Helen G // 24 October 2012

Categories: Blog

What The Frock! 3 – four more fantastic comedians

Information about this week's What The Frock! 3 comedy event in Bristol.

Helen G // 12 September 2012

Categories: Blog

Weekly round-up and open thread, 27 August 2012

Here's this week's open thread for discussion and our regular round-up of some of the articles and blogs we've noticed over the last week or so, but not had time to post about.

Helen G // 27 August 2012

Categories: Blog

Greece: 25 trans women detained during large-scale police crackdown

The Greek Transgender Support Association has published its response to the detention of 25 trans women in Athens during a recent, large-scale police crackdown.

Helen G // 17 August 2012

Categories: Blog

Weekly round-up and open thread, 9 July 2012

Here's this week's open thread for discussion and our regular round-up of some of the articles and blogs we've noticed over the last week or so, but not had time to post about.

Helen G // 9 July 2012

Categories: Blog

Sweden: Cis man cleared of rape charges because his woman victim had no vagina

[Trigger warning] A cis male rapist is charged with battery but not rape when it transpires his victim has no vagina.

Helen G // 4 July 2012

Categories: Blog

Weekly round-up and open thread, 26 June 2012

TFW's regular weekly round-up and open thread. If you have a link or comment that doesn't fit anywhere else and would like to share it, feel free to drop it in the comments here.

Helen G // 26 June 2012

Categories: Blog

Dawn of a new talent

Melissa James's debut album Day Dawns moves through a diverse range of styles, including jazz, blues, torch singing and country. Helen G finds an understated gem from a singer with a voice able to carry all this off with assurance and maturity

Helen G // 14 June 2012

Categories: Music, Reviews

New EC report: “Discrimination against trans and intersex people on the grounds of sex, gender identity and gender expression”

A new EC report examining issues around discriminations faced by trans* and intersex people in Europe has just been published.

Helen G // 11 June 2012

Categories: Blog

Woman sentenced to 41 months imprisonment in a men’s jail

In Minnesota, a young African American transgender woman has been sentenced to 41 months imprisonment in a men's jail following a hate attack on her.

Helen G // 5 June 2012

Categories: Blog

More than four in ten young women in London sexually harassed over the last year

A YouGov survey for the End Violence Against Women Coalition published today reveals the extent of sexual harassment experienced by women in public spaces over the last year.

Helen G // 25 May 2012

Categories: Blog

Women born women?

As a controversial conference restricts entry to 'women born women', Helen G analyses this phrase

Helen G // 21 May 2012

Categories: Feminism, Language

17 May – International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia

Today is the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia and ILGA-Europe has launched its first Annual Review of the Human Rights Situation of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex People in Europe 2011 supplemented by the Rainbow Map. These documents are intended to offer an overall picture of the current status of the human rights of LGBTI people in Europe.

Helen G // 17 May 2012

Categories: Blog

Argentina’s Senate passes gender identity law

The Argentinian Senate has approved groundbreaking gender identity legislation.

Helen G // 10 May 2012

Categories: Blog

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