Sexual Orientation

28. Questions and Answers, Part 2

More Questions from Class Last week, I explained how I often include an "Ask a Trans Person" lecture when I'm teaching gender identity and transgender issues. I included a few questions that I was asked and how I answered them. In this post, I'll continue with more questions from that class. Again, I welcome reader 

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27. Questions and Answers, Part 1

Another Round of Student Questions This term, one of the courses that I'm teaching is an introduction to ethics, both theory and issues. I spent the first 1/4 to 1/3 of the course teaching the ins and outs of various central theories, and how to apply them to real-life cases like euthanasia, abortion, crime and 

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22. Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation

On a Connection between Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation I sometimes wonder what cis people think are the hardest aspects to transitioning. Maybe they think that coming out is the hardest part; maybe it's dealing with discrimination, harassment, and transphobia; maybe it's having to unlearn some habits, and to learn how to be "the real 

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