This article looks at how the medical system makes it hard for trans people and gender non conforming folks. The medical system labels folks with a disorder if they are gender non conforming. Spade, the author argues that everyone should have access to what they want without requiring a mental health diagnosis.
It is useful for anyone interested in an account of the issues facing gender nonconforming people as they navigate our legal and medical system.
- medicine/Western medical system
- gender nonconforming
- legal system