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Are Queer and Trans People Unnatural?
When Joseph came to his brothers, they stripped him of his coat—the coat of many colors he was wearing— 24 and they took him and threw him into the pit. –Genesis 37
Nature doesn’t exist. At least that is the claim of the famous Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek. He received flack for saying that. What could he possibly mean that nature does not exist? It is an impossible thing to deny. We just need to touch the brittle bark of the tree and sneeze at the pollen-rich air and hear the soft calls of the barn owl at midnight to know that nature exists. It’s not a secret.