Being transgender guarantees you will upset someone. People get upset with transgender people who choose to inhabit a third gender space rather than “pick a side.
It’s time to undo Rahim.
Most people who are would each not be in love with their partner, if they did not have the kind of genitals they have.
The camera only documented what had been there all along, a marriage whose foundations, constructed from the cheap materials of convention and fear, had been buckling for years.
Instead of saying that all gender is this or all gender id that, let’s recognize that the word gender has scores of meanings built into it. It’s an amalgamation of bodies, identities, and life experiences, subconscious urges, sensations, and behaviours, some of which develop organically, and others which are shaped by language and culture. Instead of saying that gender is any one single thing, let’s start describing it as a holistic experience.
All surgery and no makeup make Jack a dull girl.
Imagine learning at such a young age that your very appearance-your very identity-is enough to trigger such confusion and animosity. Imagine knowing that people will hate you for no reason other than you are who you are
It’s easy to fictionalize an issue when you’re not aware of the many ways in which you are privileged by it.
I am rather disturbed by the fact that so many people-who are neither medical professionals nor trans themselves-would want to hear all of the gory details regarding transsexual physical transformations, or would feel that they have any right to ask us about the state of our genitals.
Jesus Christ did not perform any transgender miracles and no disciple was gay.