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Transphobia is a term coined to describe those who are against the trans movement.

It can be caused be caused by negative experiences with transgender individuals, like getting attacked by them physically and/or verbally, making them believe that transgender people are violent. Incorrect stereotypes portraying transgender people as perverts may also contribute to the fear, especially in parents who may believe trans people will corrupt or even sexually abuse their children.

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