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Dad Asks If He’s Insensitive For Telling Wife To ‘Get Over Herself’ And Support Their Trans Son

Dad Asks If He's Insensitive For Telling Wife To 'Get Over Herself' And Support Their Trans Son

In the US, more teens than previously thought are transgender or identify themselves as non-gender conforming, a 2016 survey found. The study surveyed teens in two grades, but the rates of identifying as transgender turned out to be higher (0.7%) than government data previously estimated (0.6%). With that in mind, we clearly see that teens are rejecting binary thinking and adults have to keep up.

Unfortunately, real-life examples show that not everyone seems to be on the same page yet. “The first time our child said he felt like a boy, he was 8,” wrote the dad on the “Am I An A-hole?” subreddit, where he shared an incident from his family.

It turns out, mom refused to accept her son’s transition, doing everything she could not to let go of that girl her son was born as. Luckily, the dad stood up for their son and told the wife to “get over herself” and support him. His post amassed 4.2K upvotes and counting, and 351 comments from people sharing their views on this sensitive family case.

Dad Asks If He’s Insensitive For Telling Wife To ‘Get Over Herself’ And Support Their Trans Son

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