dear board of education,
i am too
Hey, they should do a reverse version of Faking It where a couple of lesbians pretend to be straight so they’re accepted!
They could call it “Real Life”.
(copy and pasted from my FAQ page)
Why should I not use the asterisk after trans?
- The asterisk following trans was originally used by truscum to “tolerate” nonbinary identities and exclude them from themselves, as they believe they’re “true transsexuals”
- Later, other trans people adopted the use as the asterisk as a way to keep all trans people included under the umbrella, but after time, a lot of trans women felt more excluded than included by the use of it
- The human language doesn’t need to have complicated symbols tacked onto the end of words to segment people from others
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