Now dating is starting to be more about general compatibility than about what may or may not be in my pants. This is the first study to ever attempt to quantify the extent of trans discrimination when it comes to romantic and sexual relationships. Laverne Cox has discussed the stigma around men who love trans women. When I transitioned, transgenderism was not discussed in mainstream media, and men attracted to trans women were either ill-intentioned, harmful, or ostracized. Everyone is entitled to their sexual preferences, but we should be able to talk about how societal values affect them.
New Research Shows a Vast Majority of Cis People Won't Date Trans People
The Transgender Woman’s Field Guide to Dating
Ah, summer. There are plenty of people, including heterosexual men and lesbian women, who might find themselves surprisingly attracted to a trans woman. The options included cisgender man, cisgender woman, trans man, trans woman, or genderqueer, and participants could select as many genders as they wanted.