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Is gender dysphoria a prerequisite for calling yourself transgender?
You need gender dysphoria to qualify as transgender
Works as an apt medical criterion to clarify what being "transgender" actually mean, and limits the concept so everyone cannot just claim to be one for whatever reason (i.e. as a trend).
It will make "transgender" a protected title
It will be easier to know if it's a good idea to get reassignment surgery
Gender is connected to sex and the genders queer people want to fit in to are either masculine or feminine.
Gender dysphoria only covers the two binary genders
It is harder for poor people to find an affordable therapist or one at all
It will put a label of mental illness on trans people and this might make their condition worse
Should puberty in children be delayed in preparation for gender reassignment?
Should All Transgender Athletes Have to Compete in Men's Divisions?
Should transgender personae only be performed by transgender people?