cishet

cishet

A heterosexual person who identifies with the gender assigned to them at birth. The word combines "cisgender" with "heterosexual." What, I can't be an ally just because I'm cishet? Come on now.
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Is it "an attempt to dispense, once and for all, with the cishet able-bodied white male?"Does it represent "everything that is wrong with today's world," or is it "the only thing that will save us"?
"Fortunately," continues Elise, "our reemergence is coming at a time when cishet (a term meaning straight people who aren't trans) Natives are also reclaiming their ways of being in this world that were ripped away.
It's still a mainly cishet [cisgender and heterosexual] white male community, and I don't see that changing until the ambitions of the movement changes.
I've written a previous article regarding Stonewall, more specifically the horrendous 2015 movie that I recommend you never watch, which ran in the June 2016 issue, and while I did mention some of the history of Stonewall, I didn't go into as much detail as I think it would require to show cishets that they don't need a pride event of their own.