The Republican-backed legislation seeks to legally define sex based solely on reproductive biology.
A panel of intersex community members join Ahmed to talk about why gender reassignment surgery can wait.
“The fundamental premise of the legislation is that people should make decisions about their own bodies."
“This is the first time a state has gone on record supporting the intersex community," state Sen. Scott Wiener said.
River Gallo's film boasts Emma Thompson and Stephen Fry on its producing team.
"It’s not as easy as it used to be for doctors to discuss the real motives behind Intersex Genital Mutilation."
"Eventually, I faced the reality that I must flee my country ― my home. If I were to stay, my life would be in danger."
"It's about making the identity more visible."
How can we hope to empower women sexually when we’re passively allowing the surgical mutilation of the pleasure organ?