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20140222, Couple raise child as 'gender neutral' to avoid stereotyping  

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Session I: Current Events Discussion

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  1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?
  2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?
  3. How do you think this news or issue will be viewed 10, 100, 1000 years from now? Has a similar event occurred before in history?

Session II: Article Discussion

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  1. Facebook users will soon be able to choose from a selection of more than 50 gender options, including transsexual , bigender, androgynous, intersex, and genderfluid. What are the differences between transsexual, bigender, androgynous, intersex, and genderfluid? Do you know more gender identifications?
  2. The Colorado Civil Rights Division ruled that a boy, Coy Mathis, had the right to use the girls’ bathroom because Coy started being identified as a girl as soon as 18 months old. What is your opinion about the news?
  3. Sasha was raised as a gender-neural and referred as “the infant” until the infant’s real shined through. Do you think it’s a good idea? Do you know any friends with a different gender identification from what the public commonly identify? What do you feel around them?


Weekly Dinner


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五南文化廣場(台大店)

台北市中正區羅斯福路四段160號B1F(捷運公館站1號出口)

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