Gender: Genderqueer & Gender Bending
This album contemplates what it means to live and promote genderqueer, genderfluid, and non-binary ways of being.
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Source: PRRI / 2017 National Youth Survey
"Bullying behaviors are often a reiteration of cultural norms that marginalize gender non-conforming students. We need to understand the function of these acts as gender policing if we are to develop effective solutions." [click on this image to find a short video and analysis behavior aimed at policing masculinity]
"made-up genders" Ah, yes, as opposed to natural, organic genders harvested from the Gender Tree in the Far-off, mystical Gender Land. ~ amazighprincex, on Tumblr
Most Popular Identity Words by Percentage Source: @gendercensus. "Gender Census," NB/GQ Survey 2017 - the worldwide results (http://gendercensus.com/post/160656902130/nbgq-survey-2017-the-worldwide-results)
Native men aren't breaking gender roles by having long hair and wearing earrings or being in touch with their feminine side. You are just colonized. ~ @lilnativeboy
"I'm Non-binary" A: ("B" approaches a clerk, "A," at the counter) Hi, how may I help you, sir. B: Uhm. A: Sorry, ma'am. B: I am neither sir nor ma'am. B: I live beyond socially constructed binaries. I am lawless ("B" begins to appear as a deconstructed and abstract image of a person). B: Have a nice day! ("B" turns to run out the door.) Artist: Glooblin (https://glooblin.tumblr.com/post/161076430347/710)
Rosa Bonheur was a 19th century French artist who found fame with her realist paintings of animals. She was also known for smoking cigars and wearing men's clothing--which required a permit from the Paris police. Bonheur once said: "As far as males go, I only like the bulls I paint."
Millennials aren't creating new gender identities they're only giving language to ones that have always existed under the burden of shame. ~ @Ayishat_Akanbi
Gender neutral or non binary does not mean flat chest, strong jawline, and typically masculine clothing. Boobs are gender neutral, dresses are gender neutral. Gender neutral does not mean masculine. ~ pancakereport, on Tumblr
"When people attack trans' ppl for 'making up words,' like genderqueer, etc., makes me wonder where they think words actually come from. Is it God? Does God make the words? Or perhaps some sort of mischievous river spirit?"
"Binarism is for computers," September 2016 Photo credit: Chare (http://booberstank.tumblr.com/post/151063338884/saw-this-graffiti-in-leeds-the-best-graffiti-ive)
GENDERFLUID Genderfluid refers to an identify that might be male, female, something in between, both, or neither
(3 of 3) Except for that persistent nagging feeling that somethings "wrong" with you (which other kids often suspected too.). Artist: Melanie Gillman, "Witch Camp." Read the whole piece here: https://thenib.com/witch-camp / The Nib
(2 of 3) Growing up in a community where words like "queer" and "nonbinary" are never talked about, can make it seem like queer, nonbinary people simply don't exist. Artist: Melanie Gillman, "Witch Camp." Read the whole piece here: https://thenib.com/witch-camp / The Nib
(1 of 3) I'm a queer, nonbinary person, and always have been. I didn't always know it, though. Artist: Melanie Gillman, "Witch Camp." Read the whole piece here: https://thenib.com/witch-camp / The Nib
What People Tell Gender Nonbinary People vs. What We Often Hear "I can't understand you." "I don't want to make the effort to understand you." Artist: Chucha Marquez
What People Tell Gender Nonbinary People vs. What We Often Hear "It's hard for people when your gender changes all the time." "You're an inconvenience to me." Artist: Chucha Marquez
What People Tell Gender Nonbinary People vs. What We Often Hear "You're so confusing. Are you a boy or a girl???" "If you don't conform to a binary identity, it makes me uncomfortable." Artist: Chucha Marquez