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Social Justice & Human Rights: Gender / Sexual Orientation

Some Lingering Questions

What is a TERF?

  • TERF is an abbreviation for Trans-Exclusionary Radical Feminist. A TERF believes that gender is determined by biology, and that therefore, trans women aren't really women. TERFs are hostile to the transgender community. 




  • After Stonewall: from the Riots to the Millennium, 2005, Burbank Media Collection: Video HQ76.8 .U5 S882 2005
  • Before Stonewall: the Making of a Gay and Lesbian Community, 2005, Burbank Media Collection: Video HQ76.8 .U5 S883 2005
  • Boy Erased, 2019, Burbank Media Collection: Video HQ75.8.C665 A39 2019
  • Blue is the Warmest Colour, 2013, Netflix
  • Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin, 2002, Burbank Media Collection: Video E185.97 .R93 B76 2002
  • Dangerous Living: Coming Out in the Developing World, 2005, Burbank Media Collection: Video HQ76.8 .D48 D36 2005
  • Just Gender, 2013, Burbank Media Collection: Video HQ77.9 .J87 2013
  • Love, Simon, 2018, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies, Rent
  • Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine, 2016, Kanopy
  • Moonlight, 2017, Burbank Media Collection: Video PN1995.9.B58 M66 2017
  • Tales of the City, 1993, Netflix

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Helpful Search Terms:

  • Gay and Lesbian Studies
  • Gays
  • Lesbians
  • Gay culture United States
  • Queer theory
  • Homophobia
  • Heterosexism
  • Gender identity
  • Gender nonconformity
  • Gender-nonconforming people
  • Transgender people