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Socialist Resistance commissioned two articles on either side of the genderism debate. The feminist article, written by Victoria Smith, discussed the oppression women face on the basis of their biological sex. Socialist Resistance was careful to emphasize that her piece did not reflect the opinions of their organization. However, after some ire was raised over it, Socialist Resistance added a trigger-warning to the article’s preface. You can read Smith’s original piece and response to the action here.

Susan Cox   Susan Cox is a feminist writer and erstwhile academic in Philosophy. Follow her @Blasfemmey.

Susan Cox

Susan Cox is a feminist writer and academic living in the United States. She teaches in Philosophy.