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Queer terminology

Asexual: A term describing individuals who do not experience sexual attraction or do not have interest in or desire for sex. Asexuality is different from celibacy, which means abstaining from sex. Asexuality is often...

India Opens First School For Transgender Students 0

India Opens First School For Transgender Students

Named Sahaj International School, the institution will admit ten students, aged 25-30, and help them prepare for secondary and senior secondary examinations. They will also be taught some vocational skills. Out of the ten seats, one...

The Fear of Discrimination in LGBT Healthcare 0

The Fear of Discrimination in LGBT Healthcare

by Brett Tortelli, MD/PhD candidate, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine For many people talking about their sex life with their doctor can be uncomfortable. When someone reveals something so intimate about his...

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SEX AND GENDER (GENDER)

GENDER 10. The oppression linked to sex begins at birth, operating through the social imposition of gender. Gender is the label that feminists use to describe the value system that prescribes and proscribes forms of behaviour and appearance...