Activists know the importance of allyship. Here is a great guide to being a better ally to the transgender community. Some top tips:
-Don't confuse gender with sexuality.
-Ask about preferred pronouns
-Don't generalize the trans experience - all trans people have different experiences and that diversity shoudl be recognized.
-Listen when trans folk share their stories with you.
-Sex, hormone levels, practices, etc. are as private for trans folk as they are for non-trans people. Don't ask about these things unless prompted, because it's none of your business.
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