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Ventura Profana

(Catu/BA, 1993) Ventura Profana profetiza la multiplicación y la abundante vida negra, indígena y

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The Theology of Transmutation

Posted Thu 1 Dec 2022 - 12:10 | 94views

Ventura Profana, a Brazilian artist and writer, narrates an Afrofuturist manifesto engagingtrans epistemology and theological studies to examine the colonial legacies and historical choreographies of the white supremacist matrix; Ventura explores the historical instrumentalisation of Christianity as a device for the maintenance of whiteness. In her artistic practice, involving digital collage...

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Sol Ámbar Sánchez Latorre

Sol Ámbar se formó como maricona inquieta, investigadore social y tejedore post-tradicional.

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Maricón-temporary strategies for socio-political impact in Latin America: technology and subversion

Posted Thu 1 Dec 2022 - 11:43 | 120views

Sol Ámbar Sánchez Latorre, sociologist, writer and activist, writes about the progress of juridicial processes in Colombia, expanding on the scope of communications and digital media facilitating political mobilisation for trans, travesti and non-binary people; in her writing, she interrogates the realm of representation and exposes the ways in which violence is replicated.

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Vita Evangelista

Vita Evangelista es una artista transmasculino y multidisciplinar que nació y creció en Brasil y

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There Not There ~ Metalma

Posted Thu 1 Dec 2022 - 10:44 | 75views

Vita Evangelista, a non-binary new media artist, essays a poetic reflection on geolocation, the city of São Paulo, and their experience as a migrant. This autoethnographic essay, deployed between art and queer theory, explores the micro-scenarios of late capitalism in São Paulo as symptoms of cross-cutting regional politics.

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Tatiana Buelvas Baldiris

Tatiana Buelvas es una consultora internacional impulsada por el propósito y una líder de impacto

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Gender Diversity In STEAM: Challenges And Possibilities In Leadership For Trans Workers In Latin America

Posted Thu 1 Dec 2022 - 07:02 | 142views

Tatiana Buelvas Valdiris, an expert consultant in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, writes an article from the perspective of cis-trans alliances, and how civil society organisations, the private sector, and academia can establish connections to enable labor inclusion and leadership.

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Ari Vera Morales

Ari Vera Morales, mujer trans, originaria del puerto de Veracruz.

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Challenges and improvements: The labor inclusion of trans people in Mexico

Posted Wed 30 Nov 2022 - 14:13 | 101views

Ari Vera Morales, Mexican trans activist and ILGA World board member, narrates the processes of capacity building which enable the labour and technological inclusion of trans and gender diverse people in Mexico, and how transnational companies have formed alliances to offer clear paths towards financial autonomy and education in digital tools.

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Divyansha Sehgal

Divyansha Sehgal is a technology researcher at The Centre for Internet and Society, India primari

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How Platform Design Shapes Working Conditions in India: A Case Study Of Urban Company

Posted Tue 15 Nov 2022 - 10:56 | 518views

Conversations about service delivery apps are usually centred around how customers experience these apps, but rarely do these discussions explore and examine the conditions service providers work in. The study by The Centre for Internet & Society analyses one platform, Urban Company, in India for its treatment of domestic workers who register on the app to provide services on the company's...

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Zoya Rehman

Zoya Rehman is a feminist researcher-writer and organiser based in Islamabad, Pakistan, with a ba

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[Part 2] A Commitment to Creativity: The Online Aesthetics of Feminist Labour

Posted Mon 14 Nov 2022 - 11:33 | 898views

This two-part series sheds light on how art and creativity play a key role in activism in Pakistan, and provides the country's feminist movement and struggles a prominent visual aesthetics on the internet.

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Zoya Rehman

Zoya Rehman is a feminist researcher-writer and organiser based in Islamabad, Pakistan, with a ba

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[Part 1] A Commitment to Creativity: The Online Aesthetics of Feminist Labour

Posted Mon 14 Nov 2022 - 11:21 | 1,127views

This two-part series sheds light on how art and creativity play a key role in activism in Pakistan, and provides the country's feminist movement and struggles a prominent visual aesthetics on the internet.

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Nyx

Nyx McLean is a caffeine-fueled transdisciplinary researcher who writes queerly about the interne

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[Opinion] Rich White Boys’ Takeover of Spaces of Organising: Should You Stay or Should You Go?

Posted Thu 10 Nov 2022 - 11:26 | 1,053views

As rich white men like Elon Musk own and control online platforms, these spaces are becoming more and more unwelcoming for queer and marginalised people. As individuals who have made and found communities in these spaces, should we leave our place on platforms like Twitter? Dr. Nyx McLean discusses.

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Zoya Anwer

Zoya Anwer is a freelance multimedia journalist who has been reporting on gender and religious mi

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Navigating Identities: Experiencing Online Violence As A Shia Woman in Pakistan

Posted Sat 29 Oct 2022 - 17:35 | 760views

Shia Muslims are constantly at risk of being targeted with violence on and offline for their religious belief. And with online gender-based violence routinely a problem, when Shia women and queer folks go online, they find themselves at risk of being targeted with abuse from multiple fronts as their two identities combine.