Cristan

November 19, 2017

Sex Essentialists don’t understand materialist analysis

I spent a few days trying to reason with a sex essentialist activist regarding their ideological claims, clearly pulled straight from the quagmire of confusion that […]
August 17, 2017

Civil War Monuments, Heritage, & Southern Culture

I’ve lived in the Houston, Texas area all of my life. That means I’m a child of Southern culture: I’ve had a CHL for years, I […]
June 26, 2017

Protesting PRIDE

Houston has always been one of those places where everyone could clearly see The Good Ol’ Boy’s foot on all of our necks. If you were […]
May 30, 2017

Sex Essentialism vs Fat Essentialism

I want to present two absurd essentialist arguments in order to demonstrate the function of reductionist essentialism within our culture’s discourse. The first example of rhetoric […]