From what I’ve read, there have been cultures that recognize more than two genders throughout human history, but many have been suppressed or erased due to colonization. So I know that when people claim that non-binary folks are just bored teenagers spending too much time on Tumblr, they are speaking out of ignorance.

Queer agender trans male. Black vegan atheist, photographer, blogger. Pronouns: they/them/their. http://funcrunch.org, https://www.patreon.com/funcrunch

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