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Her poem is beautiful and encapsulates the inherent racism in gender ideology.

Here is the link to the Twitter thread, which includes her spoken word poem. I highly recommend it: https://twitter.com/EcuadorianMum/status/1547089511280267264

Edited to actually include the link!

Her poem is beautiful and encapsulates the inherent racism in gender ideology. Here is the link to the Twitter thread, which includes her spoken word poem. I highly recommend it: https://twitter.com/EcuadorianMum/status/1547089511280267264 Edited to actually include the link!

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It is more powerful spoken aloud, but here is a transcript for anybody who might not be able to listen to the playback right now. I tried to write out the lines/stanzas based on her spoken rhythm, but I can't guarantee this is how it ought to be written.

Gender ideology / It's a white man's game / If you're black, and a woman, and you've fallen for this crap then / I hate to say this, but, you should be ashamed cause / You've been played

They mock us by saying they're the most oppressed cause they put on a dress / and just wanna pee next to me / and somehow that's worse than our history of segregation and slavery / Beaten, raped, torn from our homes / Our history stolen / Forever gone / And they wanna compare that to needing wrong-sex hormones

Do you know what I feel when I hear a white man demand compelled speech? / I feel a crack of the whip on my back / I feel my ancestor's face pushed to the ground with a white master's boot still holding them down / Black women / chained to a stone used as a bed in the back of the plantation / in the purpose-built rape shed

We're used (and considered) as black birthing bodies back then / Now you wanna call them that again / Just to please the white men?

Like I said / This is a white man's shame / You think our cousins in Africa are playing this way? / Demanding you change the words that you use 'cause some dude can no longer handle being a dude? / If you do, you're a fool

Gender ID / Is for the bourgeoisie / The elites / The ones that live such privileged lives they have to make up some strife / Just like Rachel did when she pretended not to be white.

Have you heard how they compare us to men? / Let me say it like this so it sinks in: / If your black mom can be a woman, / Then so can a "him". / You realize how racist that is, right? / It means the default for women is white.

They're using us like they use the LGB / The forced teaming / Using our struggle like it's their own / while insulting us by saying we didn't know what biology was / until a white man came and taught it to us. / "Yes sir, no sir, whatever you say sir."

But someone should've told ya / Those days are over / I ain't got no owner / And I ain't got no crops to pick / And I ain't got no fucks to give / So you ain't about to tell me shit / About what it means to be / A girl / A woman / A her / A she

Those words are mine / They belong to me / And I am free / And I will use my speech any goddamn way I please.

Holy shit, this is wonderful. I'm embroidering this to hang up in my gallery wall