If you’re poor, the only way you’re likely to injure someone is the old traditional way: artisanal violence, we could call it – by hands, by knife, by club, or maybe modern hands-on violence, by gun or by car.
But if you’re tremendously wealthy, you can practice industrial-scale violence without any manual labor on your own part. You can, say, build a sweatshop factory that will collapse in Bangladesh and kill more people than any hands-on mass murderer ever did, or you can calculate risk and benefit about putting poisons or unsafe machines into the world, as manufacturers do every day. If you’re the leader of a country, you can declare war and kill by the hundreds of thousands or millions. And the nuclear superpowers – the US and Russia – still hold the option of destroying quite a lot of life on Earth.
So do the carbon barons. But when we talk about violence, we almost always talk about violence from below, not above."
Not wanting anything to do with a penis is not transphobia.
Never wanting to see a penis is not transphobia.
Not wanting to have sexual contact with a penis is not transphobia.
Finding penises unattractive is not transphobia.
Being triggered by penises because of trauma from rape or sexual assault is not transphobia.
Being a lesbian is not transphobia.
Being a bisexual women who does not have sex with males, or being a celibate heterosexual woman is not transphobia.