(Content Warning: Sexual assault, rape culture)
(Note: This comic has been transcribed below.)
We’re not falling for the lie that banning transgender women from women’s public restrooms is about protecting cis women from predators.
Check out who’s telling us these lies, and you’ll know exactly why we’re seeing right through them. This comic reveals who’s really behind these bills – and the sexual assault statistics they would be addressing instead if they really cared about doing something about rape.
When these bills are actually upholding rape culture instead of helping dismantle it, it’s clear that they’re not about “safety” at all.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more, check out:
- Here’s What’s Really Motivating the People Behind Anti-Trans Bathroom Bills
- 6 Helpful Ways to Check Your Male Privilege in Gender Neutral Bathrooms
M. Slade is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism. They are a cartoonist and illustrator based in Westchester County, NY. Currently, they are the main illustrator for Doodlebook.org, a site that explores science concepts through comics. In their spare time, they can be found going to protests or overanalyzing video games and cartoons. You can check out their website here or their Tumblr here. Check out their comics here.