Male Periods? How to Stay Sane in a Mad World

Menstruation, it seems, isn't just for women these days. That's the message that "transgender artist" Cass Clemmer is trying to get across1 in a recent Facebook post, in which "they" (that's the pronoun that Clemmer prefers) share a photo of "themselves" freebleeding, accompanied by a poem. In the photo, Clemmer, who identifies as a "transgender, non-binary person," is sitting on a park bench, staring mournfully into a camera. Her hair is cropped, and...

 

is the managing editor of the Howard Center's quarterly journal, The Family in America: A Journal of Public Policy.

This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #43, Winter 2018 Copyright © 2019 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo43/boys-dont-bleed