“Microlabels are harmful” people are like 2 inches away from becoming anti-“idpol”

Sorry not to Get Into It but the concept that labels like “gay” “lesbian” and “bisexual” are some kind of pre-ordained thing that people “actually are” and that they can be “prescribed” based on “symptoms”, where as “microlabels” are “made up” and are people “putting themselves in boxes” is absolutely fucking ridiculous

Platonic idealism but for all the labels I like that weren’t invented on tumblr

@FirstProgenitor all im saying is those teeny tiny labels hurt my eyes to read

@FirstProgenitor when you say microlabels are harmful you're labeling yourself as a microlabels hater which is a microlabel. checkmate. fighting for queer liberation by checks notes reclaiming the pathologization of queerness?

@FirstProgenitor but mika!! those microlabel categories are Made Up By People, and Influenced By The Culture Around Them!! as opposed to these other categories, which, uh,,

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