What’s So Bad About a Boy Who Wants to Wear a Dress?
So there are definitely a few questionable things here, like: “Even transgender people preserve the traditional binary gender division: born in one and belonging in the other. But the parents of boys in that middle space argue that gender is a spectrum rather than two opposing categories, neither of which any real man or woman precisely fits.” 
There are many transgender people who don’t preserve the traditional binary gender division. Many, many. And these parents are certainly not starting a revolution with the non-binary argument. But alas. Overall, I feel like it’s a pretty good article!
Aug 11, 2012 / 7 notes

What’s So Bad About a Boy Who Wants to Wear a Dress?

So there are definitely a few questionable things here, like: “Even transgender people preserve the traditional binary gender division: born in one and belonging in the other. But the parents of boys in that middle space argue that gender is a spectrum rather than two opposing categories, neither of which any real man or woman precisely fits.” 

There are many transgender people who don’t preserve the traditional binary gender division. Many, many. And these parents are certainly not starting a revolution with the non-binary argument. But alas. Overall, I feel like it’s a pretty good article!

Source: The New York Times

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