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The organizers of the Algorithms course on Coursera explicitly don’t give a crap about your gender identity, only about what the medical establishment thought of your sex when you were born. It’s not just the usual equating of sex and gender. Presumably other is for intersex people.
[Image: the following question, on an online survey - Sex. What is your (biological) sex?
Male
Female
Other]

The organizers of the Algorithms course on Coursera explicitly don’t give a crap about your gender identity, only about what the medical establishment thought of your sex when you were born. It’s not just the usual equating of sex and gender. Presumably other is for intersex people.

[Image: the following question, on an online survey - Sex. What is your (biological) sex?

  • Male
  • Female
  • Other]

Filed under coursera cissexism

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    it even fucking says “biological” on there!
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    Why don’t they just put "What sort of genitals are you packing down there?" A. Penis B. Vagina C. Both and call it a...
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    reblogging for senor-bizarro’s comments.
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    While there is a definite biological validity to “sex”, there is still social construction that dictates it. Biological...
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    I didn’t realize that OP was mad at first. I saw them describing exactly what was on the form and was kind of “So?” and...
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    A medical survey doesn’t need to know your gender. Whatever gender you identify with has little or no effect on your...
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    Oh my God
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