My Trans Child
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My Trans Child

“You Can’t Talk Gender To A Child” — And Other LIES You Tell

You do it all the time. You’ve been doing it for years.

The stance of "you can’t talk about gender with children" is so deeply hypocritical. Adults speak gender to children ALL THE DAMN TIME.

"Trucks are for boys."
"She’s such a pretty young lady."
"I bet he’s gonna be a heartbreaker!"
"I’ll have a…

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Parents of transgender children share their stories

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Cassie Brighter

Activist. Public speaker. Writer. Community Organizer. Mom. Creator & Host, Empowered Trans Woman Summit. Managing Editor, EmpoweredTransWoman.com