Gender identity and sexuality are not the same

Are Transgender Women Just Gay Men?

Alright, I’m going to give you, the reader, some credit. I know you probably don’t hold this outdated, backwards belief. You know about, and respect transgender as a separate identity from homosexuality. You know about LGBTQ, and understand people in this group have suffered historic discrimination. But what really is the difference? A surprising number of well-meaning, otherwise supportive people, seem to get caught up in…

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Melissa Ingle

Melissa Ingle

Transgender data scientist and parent to two children.