We love two-spirit people

Two-spirit individuals are viewed in some tribes as having two identities occupying one body. Their dress is usually a mixture of traditionally male and traditionally female articles, or they may dress as a man one day, and a woman on another. According to Sabine Lang many tribes have distinct gender and social roles. Some specific roles sometimes held by male assigned at birth two-spirits include:


  Detail of   Dance to the Two-spirit,   painted by   George Catlin

Detail of Dance to the Two-spirit, painted by George Catlin

Lite Rolig fakta. Visste ni att indianer inte använde pronomen han eller hon på ett barn förän barnet var vid tre års åldern. De väntade tills barnet självmant hade definierat sin könsidentitet.

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