The search for the best trans dating app
posted on December 7, 2017
Dating as a trans person can be difficult, but there are options available for those who want to give the world of online dating a go.
In this article, Sam Riedel, gives a thorough review of Thurst, a dating app specifically for trans people looking to meet up and date other members of the community. This allows for a safer place that defends against the transphobia that are a facet of other dating apps.
Click here to read more about the difficulties of using online dating and apps for dating within the trans community.
Non-binary people experience gender dysmorphia too
Gender dysphoria is “a conflict between a person’s physical or assigned gender and the gender with which he/she/they identify.” Within the trans community, the pejorative term for a non-binary trans person, or someone who neither identifies as a man or women, is a ‘gendertrender.’ This is meant to disqualify them from the rest of the trans community. Even the DSM-V describes gender dysphoria as a term which includes non-binary people. In this article, the author looks to the reasons that lie behind this discrimination within the trans community and how this might be remedied based on a better understanding of...