The changes to the app are personal for Zackary Drucker, a performance artist and associate producer on the popular Amazon series “Transparent.” Drucker used the app in the past and consulted with Tinder while it was looking into how to be more inclusive.“Dating while trans is difficult, and one of the biggest hurdles is disclosing your trans status,” Drucker told CBS News in an email.“Tinder’s update ameliorates the typical discomfort and stress that trans people experience around disclosure.The app also gives users the option of displaying their gender on their profile.The move is seen as a step forward for people who are transgender or gender-nonconforming who wanted to be better represented by the popular app.Winter La Mon is a 28-year-old transgender man who lives in New York City.
These motives usually come in the form of wanting to dupe people out of their money.
There is less pressure to find someone to hook up with since these sites do not focus on dating but rather on community.
He had just moved to Atlanta from Chicago and had this whole stereotypical macho thing about him.
Because I know plenty of guys who would really do some shit to you.”“No, I’m a woman, a transgender woman,” I answered, trying to make him understand. His entire view of me had changed and there was no going back.
I vowed as I left his place in the middle of the night that I would never put myself in that dangerous of a situation again.
We’d just met, so I can only imagine the infinite possibilities swirling in his head.