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By Orion Rummler, The 19th
More than two-thirds of the bills include exemptions for surgery that assigns minors who are born intersex as "male" or "female," an irreversible procedure condemned by the United Nations.
By Kate Sosin, The 19th
The State Department said Wednesday it expects to be able to offer the option more broadly early next year.
By Colleen Slevin, Associated Press
Transgender and intersex Americans will have the power to identify their own gender on travel documents by the end of this year, an administration official said.
By Kate Sosin, Orion Rummler, The 19th
The administration promised to allow nonbinary and intersex people to get passports that reflect their gender identities.
By Amanda Becker, The 19th
Intersex youth surgeries have deep ties to racism in the U.S. Last month, Lurie Children's Hospital became the first in the country to end the operations.
Under a ruling from a federal appeals court, the U.S. State Department is once again being ordered to consider whether to grant an intersex person a passport that does not specify a gender.
In athletics, who defines a man and a woman? A court has ordered South African runner and Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya to take drugs to suppress her naturally high testosterone levels if she wants to continue to compete. William…
By Associated Press
Turkish officials have banned all events by lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex rights groups in the country's capital.
By Corinne Segal
New York City has issued what legal advocates believe to be the first birth certificate marked "intersex" to Sara Kelly Keenan, a resident of Santa Cruz.
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