In the trans community particularly, sex work has become a necessary, if precarious, financial lifeline for those who have been frozen out of the labour market. In what seems to be a somewhat similar approach, Janice Raymond wrote:. She suggested that the protest was as much about " Stonewall for refusing to add the T for transsexual on to the LGB for lesbian, gay and bisexual ",  and that "the idea that certain distinct behaviours are appropriate for males and females underlies feminist criticism of the phenomenon of 'transgenderism'. Over the years she has also published many influential essays, interviews, and public presentations. As ofBindel reportedly still maintained that "people should question the basis of the diagnosis of male psychiatrists, 'at a time when gender polarisation and homophobia work hand-in-hand.
Austin 's idea of performative utterance, makes erroneous legal claims, forecloses an essential site of resistance by repudiating pre-cultural agency, and provides no normative ethical theory to direct the subversive performances that Butler endorses.
Toward a Trans* Feminism
Jen Izakson September 18, Fraser has suggested that Butler's focus on performativity distances her from "everyday ways of talking and thinking about ourselves. Over the course of my lifetime, I have called myself or been called a variety of names: A Dictionary of Critical Theory. I was about 20 years old. I knew that the woman inside was dead.