Empathy for Cis People

Trans people have it because we don’t live in a trans bubble

Tucker Lieberman
46 min readDec 12, 2021

An impressionistic photo collage of a person who appears to be stuck inside a large soap bubble.
Collage by Tucker Lieberman, based on photos of handstand by TheOtherKev (Pixabay) and soap bubble by Alexas_Fotos (Pixabay)

Left-handed people have empathy for right-handed people because, every time they pick up a pair of scissors, they are reminded that the world is designed for right-handed people and that there may be nothing for them to do about it in any given moment — except, perhaps, to learn to empathize with right-handed people, which…