Gender Critical Feminists

I’m Being Investigated by the British Columbia College of Nurses Because I Believe Biological Sex Is Real

I’m Being Investigated by the British Columbia College of Nurses Because I Believe Biological Sex Is Real

In November 2020, the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) informed me that I was under investigation for my “off-duty conduct.” My disciplinary hearing is scheduled to take place from May 30th through June 3rd, and my career as a nurse hangs in the balance. I have been

Amy Eileen Hamm
Amy Eileen Hamm
8 min read
Gender Critical Feminists
Why This Feminist Is Taking the University of Bristol to Court

Why This Feminist Is Taking the University of Bristol to Court

Next week, I am taking my university to court. To my knowledge, it is the first time an academic institution has been forced, at trial, to justify why it prioritises trans rights over women’s rights. The other party in the case is the University of Bristol, which one might

Raquel Rosario Sánchez
Raquel Rosario Sánchez
15 min read
Gender Critical Feminists
Studying the True Face of Gender Ideology

Studying the True Face of Gender Ideology

This week, progressive British activist Jo Maugham warned his 300,000-plus Twitter followers of “yet another vast, and vastly expensive, piece of anti-trans infrastructure” that had been erected “virtually overnight, with zero transparency.” The tweet went viral, even though, as many commenters noted, it was unclear what supposed anti-trans leviathan

Jonathan Kay
Jonathan Kay
15 min read
Gender Critical Feminists
The Progressive Case for Renouncing Gender Extremism: Last of a Three-Part Series

The Progressive Case for Renouncing Gender Extremism: Last of a Three-Part Series

In the first two parts of this essay series, I argued that “gender supremacists” (my preferred term) have created an artificial reality in which words such as “man” and “woman” are defined in a way that ordinary people neither recognize nor agree with. In Canada, the UK, the United States,

Allan Stratton
Allan Stratton
18 min read
Gender Critical Feminists
PODCAST 96: Helen Joyce on the Odd Redefinition of the Word "Woman"

PODCAST 96: Helen Joyce on the Odd Redefinition of the Word "Woman"

Quillette contributor Helen Joyce talks to Jonathan Kay about the many ways in which gender ideologues have tied themselves in knots by trying to make the sisterhood more “inclusive”.

Quillette
Quillette
1 min read
Gender Critical Feminists
How Feminism Paved the Way for Transgenderism

How Feminism Paved the Way for Transgenderism

In the last decade, in many parts of the English-speaking world, transgender advocacy has made substantial, and at times, expansive gains, with trans rights becoming embedded in institutions and enforced by the state. Like any significant historical event, this gender revolution has multiple causes. One is digital technology, providing virtual

Michael Biggs
Michael Biggs
10 min read
Activism
Stonewall's LGBT Guidance is Limiting the Free Speech of Gender Critical Academics

Stonewall's LGBT Guidance is Limiting the Free Speech of Gender Critical Academics

In 2015, the main trade union for UK academics, the University and College Union (UCU), objected to the government’s newly announced counter-terrorism strategy—specifically, the part concerned with universities’ legal duty to attempt to prevent student radicalisation. A central aspect of UCU’s highly critical response concerned the use

Kathleen Stock
Kathleen Stock
11 min read
Activism