Inaugural SGL Toolkit: Why is everyone so upset about gender?
Gender has gotten complicated. It turns out that the seemingly straightforward categories of male/female, woman/man, masculinity/femininity are in fact not so clear cut, as shown by new concepts, such as gender identity, cisgender, transgender or trans, gender non-conforming. Think about how uncomfortable so many people are when they cannot determine a person’s gender. So when gender lines blur, people have strong reactions and feelings, but policies, laws and social pract