how do we create space for rainbow people in a world that operates on the assumption that we’re straight and cis until we say we’re not? AND, how do we make sure that our rainbow spaces are inclusive of all people – that we’re not perpetuating racism, ableism, misogyny, or even policing people’s sexualities and genders?
Changes to Birth Certificates: The government is proposing changes to amending your birth certificate, making it easier for trans and non-binary people to change their gender marker…
This month’s DPSN theme is Space, and who better to talk about space than Dr. JJ Eldridge – Astrophysicist and Non-binary person studying exploding binary stars in NZ.
They chat with us about exploding binary start, and exploding the myth of the gender binary. They explore how science, and the study of space, can create more space for gender and sex diversity and fluidity.
This month on our vlog we interview Joey who talks to us about mental health, transgender healthcare and informed consent.
This month I sat down with Kiran to talk about gender, colonisation and community: