How can you be sure that there are more than two genders? When someone has a non-binary gender, that means they’re not strictly a binary man or a binary woman.
But some people are really stuck on the idea that we’re all either men or women – and they claim that science proves their point.
So if you need more info to help you recognize the existence of non-binary genders, here it is. Riley J. Dennis breaks down three practical steps you can take to embrace this truth, and catch up to what science really says about gender in the process.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Transgender 101: A Guide to Gender and Identity to Help You Keep Up with the Conversation
- How Non-Binary Identities Show What Society Gets Wrong About Gender
Riley J. Dennis is a Contributing Vlogger for Everyday Feminism. She’s a polyamorous, atheist, gender non-binary trans woman with a passion for fiction writing, feminism, and technology. She got her BA from Whittier College in 2015 doing a self-designed major called Writing Worlds, a mixture of creative writing and anthropology, focused on realistic fictional world building. Find her on her YouTube channel, Twitter @RileyJayDennis, or her website RileyJayDennis.com.