Iris E. Lee
"Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression...through any media regardless of frontiers.” ― UN, Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Created 16 Apr 2021
  • LUSH - For Your Self-Harm Needs
    14 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 7 0
    13th November, 2021 To LUSH-North America I write with disgust at your dangerous support of “breast-binders” aimed at growing girls and young women. I cannot conceive of what other than misogynistic h...
  • Twitter Speech & Language Crimes Cops
    05 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 1 2
    I agree with Democratic strategist James Carville, who says he knows exactly why his party lost so badly on Tuesday: "Stupid wokeness." His argument is that by focusing on “defunding the police [excep...
  • The People who Demand You be "Kind" (or else) ...
    22 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 3 0
    Suck my dick and choke on it @cyborbo I’m going to kill JKRowling - @2laate I’ll kill JKRowling myself - @virginiazach666 Kill JKRowling - @BrokenBladeWock Just kill JK Rowling too - @RatCasket you kn...
  • Medium: Where We Nurture Transphobia*
    17 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 6 5
    Photo Credit: Morning Star, U.K. Artist: Stella Perrett *transphobia: fear of the trans mob I rarely cry, but I couldn’t hold back the tears yesterday, as I recited the Oath o...
  • “Trans - When Ideology Meets Reality”
    05 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 4 0
    The murder mysteries I like to read have nothing on this book by journalist and Economist executive editor Helen Joyce. It is the intellectual equivalent of a cool, refreshing shower after a hot and h...
  • What's so scary about "women" and "female"?
    05 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 6 2
    The last and only time I’ve published an article on Medium it was to take apart a piece by Jude Ellison S. Doyle in which the writer attacked other writers who don’t share Doyle’s views. My article wa...
  • Medium: Where We Tolerate Trans Intolerance
    25 Apr 2021 • 9 min read • 8 6 It was the hate and abuse that trans activists threw at author J.K. Rowling that sparked my curiosity about the trans debate. I had no strong feelings on the subject; I guess because it h...
  • "Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression...through any media regardless of frontiers.”―UN, Universal Declaration of Human Rights
    16 Apr 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Welcome to TrueNorth. My name is Íris Erlingsdóttir Lee, and I am an Icelandic writer and journalist. I live in the U.S. and write about my profession, free speech, food, science, pain, and public hea...
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