Maybe you wonder about how they affect others – could people who don’t identify with the gender they were assigned at birth have a bad influence on children?
Or maybe you don’t mean to be hurtful, but you want to know if trans or non-conforming identities are some kind of “cry for help.”
This comic shows why you really don’t need worry – in fact, showing these kinds of “concerns” for people’s gender identity is pretty disrespectful. Here’s Justin Hubbell’s perspective on why their genderqueer identity is many things – including totally harmless.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- 3 Ways Gender and Sexuality Are More Fluid Than We Think
- Gender and Sexuality Labels Are Complicated – And Here’s Why They’re Still Valid