The Transqueers Take The Mask Off

March 18, 2024

For trans women and men, though, being a woman or a man is also a reality, the lived reality of their bodies. A gay man is not attracted to the same “sex” but to the same “gender” and that now includes biological women. At some point, gay men will wake up and realize that they have abolished their own identity — indeed merged it into its opposite. Is it fair to have trans women who went through puberty as men compete against women in athletics? And even gay men and lesbians are beginning to cotton on to the homophobia implicit in all of it.