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I stumbled on this video, and thought it was rather nicely put.

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Guest Luna Selene

Wow Alder, great find.

I really liked that. They really had an enviable confidence and some really good Ideas. Any clue who the participants were? They have some interesting points but it seems as if they are talking about something more than just a self description. I'm curious to know more if you could. Thanks again.

_Luna

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Guest Luna Selene

Wow Alder, great find!

I was really impressed by this. These people had some very interesting points, and I like their idea of breaking free of gender identity altogether. I tried to backtrack the link to see if anybody was listed for the project so I could find more, but I didn't have much luck. Do you happen to know anything else about it, or at least who some of those people are? Thanks again!

_Luna

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Guest Micha

That was good, and I really appreciate how they expressed that androgyny isn't just about physical appearance, but also an internal identity. And the warning at the end about taking labels too seriously, and how doing so can imprison you with another set of standards.

Always keep in mind there is no wrong way to identify or express your self.

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Guest Juniper Blue

Great points .... I liked the idea of the gender spectrum ... I identify with the concept that some/many of us were born at different spots on that spectrum. Also, that external expression may be inhibited due to context (and safety.) Also, the warning to avoid getting too tied up in this label.

I found a web-site on Neutrois and it was as if it was trying to serve as some kind of instruction manual with details of how to dress etc. (Uh ... not for me ...)

I feel that the term "Androgynous" is a word that may help describe me but I am not willing or interested in being defined by this word. I prefer to define myself as I see fit.

Thanks for posting this Alder!

Hugs,

JB

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Guest Micha

I feel that the term "Androgynous" is a word that may help describe me but I am not willing or interested in being defined by this word. I prefer to define myself as I see fit.

Truth.

The label does not define the individual, the individual defines the label. You make it your own. ^_^

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Guest Luna Selene

My computer had issues sorry for the double post. :x

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Guest Alder

You're welcome everyone, I wish I had more information on the video's participants and makers but alas, I do not. I simply ran into it while on a long period of watching various transitional video's and genderqueer informative video's on youtube.

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