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Nov 21, 2023 at 08:11 PM
Originally Posted by Albatross2008
By the way, given my previous examples, I feel a need to point out: I see no reason why someone with two X chromosomes should not be allowed to work in construction, have a high and tight hair cut, or sit casually sprawled out in an armchair, even if her name remains Gloria and she identifies as female. Nor should George, who identifies as male, not be allowed to grow his hair long, put on a dress and makeup, and carry a purse if he so desires. The point being made here, if Iím understanding correctly, is that there is a difference between doing things more common to the opposite gender, and actually identifying as the opposite gender. George in a dress is still George in a dress, and thatís OK if thatís what he wants, but Gloria in a dress wants to be a woman through and through. Do I have it?
Yes I think you got it. Some men wear make up and dress feminine but they absolutely donít think they are women or have a desire to become one. Being transgendered is very different .
As about what people are allowed to do. Maybe you live in a very conservative area but in my experience none of those things are prohibited. Women work in construction and men wear long hair. And all that other stuff
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