I've always been the kind of feminist to speak out against cisnormative and patriarchal beauty standards. But as a black trans woman, getting my breasts augmented would make me feel safer in public, and help me feel more at home in my body. Could I reconcile cosmetic surgery with my feminist ideals?

Raquel Willis • 2 years ago

Trans women are taught to feel grateful for any scrap of affection we receive. I'm relegated to the role of teacher and therapist in my dating life — and too often, I fear for my safety.

Raquel Willis • 3 years ago