One of the many things truly overlooked in the LGBTQA+ movement is gender identities. Most people know things about transgendered people, although they are widely unaccepted, seeing as "49 per cent of transgender people attempt suicide" (Bockting 167), and "1 in 12 transgender people in America is murdered" (Bockting 172). Now, those are horrifying statistics and if that does not make you cringe or want to retch or weep over the injustices of society, what will? It is rather disgusting how society treats people whom they consider 'abnormal'. However, transgender is not the only gender identity faced with issues. While it is a huge pro...
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