- From cis- + gender, by analogy with transgender. (Wiktionary)
“On the other hand, with transgender I was generally thinking of people changing their gender identity from what is was at an earlier point, but then I started thinking about the intersexed, and in reading your post a while back I think you used the term cisgender SP.”
“So distinguishing between cissexual and cisgender is important, and maybe saying cis when you mean cissexual blurs the boundaries a bit.”
“I’m leery of it in some ways, because part of my issue with the inaccuracy of cisgender is that it privileges gender identification more than anything.”
“I think we’re underrepresented in cisgender queer theory, cisgender “third gender” anthropology, and armchair feminism, that those fields reify this gender-non-conforming/third-gender/gender-non-binary/whatever deal, and that subversivist communities look down on transsexual women (and sometimes men).”
“Stop calling cisgender women 'tranny' to insult them.”
“Nowhere does it shine more brightly than with this bullshit in gossip blogs and elsewhere on the Net of calling cisgender women that you're either jealous of, are over 5' 7 or have some androgynous features transwomen as an insult.”
“When your body and gender identity are aligned you exist with what is known as cisgender privilege.”
“But I and many transwomen have a major problem with peeps ignorantly calling cisgender women 'trannies' to be insulting.”
“It is estimated that today in America a person perceived to be transgender has a one in twelve chance of being murdered, whereas a non-transgender person also known as a cisgender person has a one in eighteen-thousand chance of being murdered.”
“The first chapter, "An Introduction to Trans Terms and Concepts," offers a glossary to explain both the past and current uses of concepts such as cisgender privilege, gender identity, genderqueer identity, and a host of other essential terms.”
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