Categories
Log in
There’s so much more to discover
Visit Site
Elysabeth Margaret
Elysabeth Margaret • 2 years ago

“The average life span of a transgendered person is twenty-three years. The statistic is shocking, until it begins to make sense. Gender non-conformists face routine exclusion and violence. Transgendered people are disproportionately poor, homeless, and incarcerated. Many of the systems and facilities intended to help low-income people are sex-segregated and thereby alienate those who don’t comply with state-imposed categories. A trans woman may not be able to secure a bed in a homeless shelt...

Related Pins

statistics on violence against transgender people

gender is and gender is not

which is why i dont believe in gender- too fluid

The murder rate of people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and HIV-affected (LGBTQH) is at its highest, according to a recently released 2011 report from the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP). The report also shows that transgender women, people of color, and youth and young adults are at a disproportionately high risk of being victims of what the NCAVP terms hate violence.

* GenderFluid - A GenderQueer person whose gender identity can change with mood or circumstance. A fluid person may identify as a man at one point in time, a woman at another time, bigender at another, third gender, or agender at any given point.

"In the same way that you don't have to be an animal to support animal rights, you don't have to be gay to support gay rights."

Pansexual is a person who is sexually attracted to all sexual orientations including males, females, trans (F to M or M to F), gender queer, gender fluid, asexual and any other orientation

All-gender-friendly spaces need to be more accessible. I know people who are non-binary that would appreciate this.