But at the center of it all, trans men and women are just like anyone else. However, thanks to a host of complicated issues, being loved is easier said than done.
Especially for trans women, navigating the dating scene is difficult.
What seemed to be happening was that transphobic people on Tinder were reporting those transgender users on the app.
“Everyone is welcome on Tinder,” a Tinder spokesperson told Business Insider in June. If we find that a user has been wrongfully banned, then we unban their account.
We know the importance of building close relationships and the difficulty of navigating first contact with a romantic interest.