Zoomers Will be the Death of Me

I’m getting too old for this

Zoom Cast, 1972
The cast of Zoom, 1972, Courtesy of WGBH Archives.

Everywhere I turn on social media, regardless of my intentions, I’m finding members of Generation Z either upset with what I’ve said or attempting to gatekeep me out of a particular community, merely because of my age.

I’m a member of Generation X, and I was born in the 1970s and came of age in the 1980s. I was part of the latchkey…

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An autistic, gay, transgender man writing about LGBTQ issues, focused on the transgender community. (He/Him) https://glbalend.medium.com/membership

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G. L. Balend

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An autistic, gay, transgender man writing about LGBTQ issues, focused on the transgender community. (He/Him) https://glbalend.medium.com/membership

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