Are you a boy or a girl? You probably started answering the question of your gender at a young age, and that identity might be a concept that is so ingrained in you that you've never given it a second thought. So what is gender, really? It's not the same as your biological sex. Gender can be defined as a way to describe ourselves to others. But if its main purpose is to act as a tool to help other people establish a preconceived notion of who we are, then is it really important, or even necessary?
His or Hers or Neither?
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