“[I] want to be unequivocal in my words: I believe that transgender people, including those who have transitioned, are living out real, authentic lives. Those lives should be celebrated, not questioned. Their health care decisions should be theirs and theirs alone to make. And what I wrote decades ago does not reflect what we know today as we move away from only the binary boxes of ‘masculine’ or ‘feminine’ and begin to live along the full human continuum of identity and expression.”
— feminist, journalist, and activist Gloria Steinem, coming out for trans equality in an op-ed for the Advocate?
You can read more about Steinem’s transmisogynistic past here.
What do you folks think?
“Empathy is the most radical of human emotions.”
— Gloria Steinem