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John

John Report 11 Apr 2013 16:14

Sex and gender are not the same. On legal documents, including birth and death certificates our sex is recorded. We, and medicical science cannot change it. Male and female are sexes.

Our gender, which we and medical science can change (even a wig will do it) should not be confused with our sex. Gender is a perception of attributes and is masculine, feminine or neuter.

InspectorGreenPen

InspectorGreenPen Report 11 Apr 2013 17:29

Hi John,

Interesting observation.

This board is for suggestions to changes you would like to see made to GR. What is the change you are suggesting?