Posts tagged culture shock
Searching for a New Normal

As much as we like to impugn this idea of normal – and as important it is that we do insofar as “normality” is white, heterosexual, able-bodied and cisgender – having conversations about what’s typical for a person can be life changing. For the Christian who has grown up in a fundamentalist, homeschooled household, a conversation about normal can be as simple as clarifying that consent needs to be obtained before and during sexual activity. The effort needs to be made to make open and honest conversations part of our normality.

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