Velshi: 'Sticks And Stones May Break Your Bones, But Words Do Real Damage'

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Published on 17 Oct 2021, 22:00
The words we use with one another matter. Despite what you likely learned about “sticks and stones”, unkind words CAN be dangerous. Especially to members of the transgender and nonbinary community. Imagine having to defend yourself every single day. Having to convince just about every person you meet, that you are the gender you say you are. For many trans people in this world, there’s just no safe space anywhere, except maybe in their own home.

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