Commentators, who are not scientists, tend to be overeager in drawing their own conclusions from complex studies, and this was no exception. I believe no such thing, and share with fellow feminists a refusal to entertain the dangerous idea that the oppression of women and queer people has a natural basis rather than being a socially engineered phenomenon. Similarly, most violent crime is committed by men not because men are inherently violent, but because masculinity is a cultural ideal that can encourage and even reward aggression and violence. In fact, the study released last week seems, on closer inspection, to suggest something closer to my own perspective: neuroplasticity. The brain itself is malleable, and the way it develops is determined by an interaction of how we interpret ourselves and how others treat us.
Lady Gaga Health Issues: Rumor or Reality?
Lady Gaga May Be First to Say 'Transgender' at Super Bowl | Teen Vogue
They pointed out it's likely the first time the word "transgender" has been uttered during a Super Bowl halftime show. That's not just another fun fact, it's a major deal. Pence has a poor record when it comes to supporting LGBTQ rights, having opposed marriage equality and allegedly advocated for spending public money on conversion therapy. As he, and no doubt numerous other legislators who have opposed LGBTQ rights, watched, Gaga — an openly bisexual woman - belted out a song meant to inspire LGBTQ people to love themselves completely, no matter who they are.
I’m trans, and I don’t care if we were ‘born this way’. Neither should you
Below, ABCNews. Gaga told the Times of London that even though she fainted on stage at a New Zealand concert, seems too skinny for her own good, and occasionally has "heart palpitations and I don't smoke. Well, maybe a single cigarette -- with whisky -- while I'm working, because it just frees my mind a little bit.
She is known for her image reinventions and musical versatility. Gaga began performing as a teenager, singing at open mic nights and acting in school plays. Gaga rose to prominence the following year with her debut studio album, The Fame , and its chart-topping singles " Just Dance " and " Poker Face ".