Some feminists are ditching the pink “pussy hats” as the symbol of the “resistance”, but not because they’re silly:
The reason: The sentiment that the pink pussyhat excludes and is offensive to transgender women and gender nonbinary people who don’t have typical female genitalia and to women of color because their genitals are more likely to be brown than pink.
“I personally won’t wear one because if it hurts even a few people’s feelings, then I don’t feel like it’s unifying,” said Phoebe Hopps, founder and president of Women’s March Michigan and organizer of anniversary marches Jan. 21 in Lansing and Marquette.
The left is now officially beyond parody.
Arthur Chrenkoff blogs at The Daily Chrenk where this piece also appears.
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