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  • Yes, I do. If someone identifies as a certain gender, then it is a gender. And many people identify as nonbinary. Good for them!

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      but anyone can identify as anything! like for example, a 14 yr old can identify as a 30 yr old, does that mean they can legally drink and have a driving permit?

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  • 17-24_f_w_h1_f1
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    YES!! Gender is a social construct, which (I think) makes it much more fluid than sexuality, and it's sad that not nearly enough people are aware that more than two genders exist and that it has been present in many cultures, especially eastern cultures, for as long as we can remember.

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      but gender has roots in biological sex, we played out these expressions of biological sex long before we had sustainable societies, it's a known fact that the brains of males and females are -for lack of a better term- wired differently,so to decide that there's a new gender (in my opinion) should have at least a root in sth objective as biology
      which is very evident in body dysphoria, they feel that their brain doesn't correspond to how their body looks like!

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      Look dude I'm no scientist so i can't really debate you scientifically but it's long been debunked that there are such things as a male or female brain, yes sometimes sex influences gender but it's a case by case scenario, yes I agree that some people are affected by their sex but on different levels, and some people are not affected at all hence why I believe that non binary genders are a real thing. And no non binary genders aren't "new" look into East Asian and native american cultures, or why look far, ancient egyptian culture had a word for gender non conforming people.
      I can't really speak about body dysphoria, though, because I have no experience of it

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  • 17-24_f_w_h3_f2
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    I don't fully grasp what being non-binary is like, especially that there are tens of labels that fall under the term non-binary, but if some people are more comfortable identifing as non-binary then who am I to tell them their gender is not valid? I respect their gender identity and their preferred pronouns. I think we can all agree that it is non of anyone's business to tell someone how they should identify their gender.

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