Demystifying: Sexual Orientation



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As we've covered in our previous article, Demystifying Gender, there can be as many genders as there are individuals on the planet. But gender and sexuality are two very different things; Diane Sawyer (lol) simplified it to a concept we can all understand [even though sexuality is more complex than who you sleep with] :

“Sexual orientation is whom you go to bed with. Gender identity is whom you go to bed as.”