For my part, I cried all over my tumblr because I consider it a safe space where I can cry all over it and not have people judge me for it. But neh.
This is exactly what she is talking about. You don’t get to proclaim things in public and then assume a private atmosphere when you are challenged. You are using “safe space” as a silencing tactic. Knock it off.
I wasn’t sure if I was going to keep writing here, but I have something to say about trans “activism” online, especially on Tumblr and where similar circles of people run. I’ll just focus on trans women in this post.
For me, and I’m going to take a safe guess that for vast majority of trans women…