Transfeminists “understand that sexism and transphobia are interconnected, and that the liberation of trans people is intrinsically linked to the liberation of all people” (interview with Garriga-López, in Domínguez et al. 2021: 5). Transfeminists are a coalition of people differently situated across axes of power. We share a commitment to transgender liberation and to uprooting transphobia from our lives. Ínaru de la Fuente Díaz (2022), an activist with the group La Sombrilla Cuir, rightly points out that “there is no transfeminism without trans leadership.” However, cis people have an important role to play within this movement. Susan Stryker's (2023: 174) essay “On Groundlessness” is a call to action for cis allies to “take the lead in pushing back against transphobia.” Since transphobia is mainly enacted by cis people, it is cis people who hold the most responsibility to combat it. We must each find our...

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