From cisgender to transgender, the terminology associated with identity can be confusing. Here’s a look at some of the most common terms defined.
Tips for Allies of Transgender People
“When you become an ally of transgender people, your actions will help change the culture, making society a better, safer place for transgender people – and for all people (trans or not) who do not conform to gender expectations.”
“For many people, the terms “gender” and “sex” are used interchangeably, and thus incorrectly.”
“Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Definitions”
When no gender fits: A quest to be seen as just a person
“Kelsey scans the wall of T-shirts in Five Below, one of the few stores to qualify as “quirky” in this conservative part of western Michigan.”
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