By Morgan Carpenter on 4 January 2019
What’s the problem?
- Bodily integrity, and eliminating practices that are harmful
- Eugenics, prenatal assessment and reduction
- Discrimination, combatting discrimination and stigma
- Identification papers, intercourse and sex
Individuals created with variants of sex faculties experience stigmatisation, discrimination, bullying, body shaming as well as other kinds of damage as a result of our intercourse traits, as well as as a result of presumptions about our identities. These violate our legal rights, and restrict our involvement in culture.
Harms related to assumptions about our identities can arise from assumptions that individuals have nonbinary sex identification, or that individuals are feminine or male, that people aren’t feminine or male enough, we are queer, that individuals are heterosexual, or that being intersex means we have been old sufficient to freely express an identification. Continuer la lecture