“Resisting Medicine, Re/Modeling Gender.”

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.

  • trans
  • transgressive
  • identity
  • medicine/Western medical system
  • gender nonconforming
  • legal system

Click here to read the full article.

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