Gender is not a binary of equals, it is a hierarchy

Originally posted at Butterflies & Wheels

This is why feminists find chatter about “gender identity” so grating and wrongheaded. It’s like talking about “slave identity” or “camp inmate identity.” Gender isn’t a party, it isn’t looking hot in that tiny little dress, it isn’t walking so that your bum is shown off to advantage.

Gender is a hierarchy, and talking about one’s “hierarchy identity” is fatuous.

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