Tag Archives: Sexual Orientation

Argument #16: Men and women are opposites.

Not too long ago I learned something that changed how I see almost everything about gender. I had finally picked up the book “Whipping Girl” by Julia Serano, and one thing she brings up is something called “oppositional sexism”. Oppositional … Continue reading

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Argument #14: You are a man who’s attracted to a trans woman, therefore you are gay.

Oh boy… so, this is a very popular myth held by most the people you will find in this country. It is something that to me, someone fortunate enough to be in a very unique vantage point on this kind … Continue reading

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Opinion: How to give respect when you really don’t know anything about anyone who’s transgender.

Here’s a simple little guide for all the friends or family out there in the world who may have had someone in their lives who maybe recently has come out as transgender, or have even known for a while, and … Continue reading

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Argument #8: You are transsexual, so that means you are gay/lesbian.

I heard this one from a co-worker of mine who asked me this just last night when I came out to her as transsexual. When I first got hired she was telling another co-worker of ours that she thought I … Continue reading

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