On the Edge: Why Sexuality & Gender Identity Matters

gender identity and sexuality matter - glossary of gender terms
As humans, we often like to see things as black or white. We put things in boxes and give them labels. But why? Perhaps it is a way to make sense of our complex world—a way to understand all the unpredictable and unexplainable parts and pieces. When we put things in a particular box, we expect them to behave in a specific way—helping us move through the chaos of life more easily. But is this human instinct? Or is this a learned trait built by social constructs throughout time? Do we need
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