This Week in Links: Trans history, Chechen concentration camps, and bad reputations

Teen Vogue comes through as Lucy Diavolo discusses trans people and gender variance across the globe, and Lauren Michele Jackson criticizes what she terms digital blackface.

Feminista Jones discusses the storied phenomenon of white people running to black women to be saved under Trump.

An update about the gay men imprisoned in Chechen concentration camps.

Taylor Swift released a new song last week. As you can imagine, people have some feelings about it. Clarkisha Kent theorises why a song about overcoming people’s perceptions of Taylor and her bad reputation completely overlooked Kim, who completely destroyed her credibility late last year.

And finally:

Image from BBC.