An Amygdala
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An Amygdala

Would You Feel That Your Identity Was Being Erased?

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I was a high school freshman, sitting in my first-year French class when I learned that, in French, if there is even one male in a group, the group is referred to as ‘ils’, which is they/them-masculine. The gender of the women in the group is overridden.

I was perplexed. That’s strange, I thought. It made me uncomfortable. When I got older, I realized that the erasure and…

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an amygdala

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