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Note: ‘cisgender’ refers to someone whose current gender identity is the same as the one they were assigned at birth, while ‘transgender’ refers to someone whose gender identity differs from the one they were assigned at birth.) A version of this blog post first appeared on the University of Cambridge Press' Fifteen Eight Four Blog in celebration of Pride Month.

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In addition to simply looking at the overall percentages of how many people included or excluded trans persons from their hypothetical dating pool, we also examined the demographics of those who were inclusive.

For example, while only a very small minority of cisgender, heterosexual individuals (3.1%) were willing to date a trans person, a much greater percentage of individuals who identified as bisexual or queer provided inclusive responses (55%).

Research continuously demonstrates the resilience of LGBTQ communities, and this is no less true for the "T" portion of that acronym.

So while this research may show that there is a long way to go in terms of full acceptance of our trans friends and family members within society at large, there is plenty of research that demonstrates how resilient trans and queer people are, even in the face of existing prejudices. Improving general knowledge and understanding concerning the diversity of gender identities and what each identity means may go a long way in increasing inclusion. Ameliorating transnegativity: Assessing the immediate and extended efficacy of a pedagogic prejudice reduction intervention.

She wrote: “All the ugly men quoting this and being transphobic, I hope the girl you f**king with gives you chlamydia.

You ugly bitches.” Fortunately, the transgender student also received many supportive messages.

She told her new fans: “Thank you to all the lovely people being so nice to me, y’all are beautiful, deserve love and I hope you have a good night/day!

“To everyone being rude & transphobic, suck a fart outta my ass bitches,” added Monroe.

Looking more closely at the patterns of responses, it also became clear that individuals were least likely to express an interest in dating trans women, even if their sexual identity would otherwise indicate an interest in women. Somewhere under the rainbow: Exploring the identities and experiences of trans persons.

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