Transgender Stereotypes Could Explain Discrimination

Transgender Stereotypes Could Explain Discrimination:

“Transgender people are often seen as ‘confused’ and gay or lesbian, despite their gender identity being a separate issue from their sexual orientation, new research finds.

The study, the first to attempt to categorize stereotypes about transgender people, found that people — mostly young university students in the study — view transgender people with pity and have trouble accepting that the person’s sex at birth is no longer the sex they identify with.”

(Via. Live Science)