Gender Identity

Women last year grabbed half of the leading roles in the top 50 children's programs, according to a Geena Davis Institute analysis.
"It’s simply not a usage that can be ignored anymore," one of the dictionary's editors said.
The four-time Grammy winner said the move is their next step in living authentically as a genderqueer and nonbinary person.
Jeeno fought back against traditional societal beliefs around masculinity, as well as his own insecurities, to rediscover his passion for dancing.
We talked to professionals who don’t fit cis-heteronormative standards about how workplace dress codes can reinforce sexism, racism and gender identity repression.
Transgender and gender nonconforming people say they have been pressured to expose their genitals during TSA searches at airports.
Yanna Awtrey no longer has a permanent home after Welch College booted him from its dorms.
A federal judge ruled in favor of Gavin Grimm, a former Gloucester High School student who has been fighting against the discrimination in Virginia for years.
Through the Guiding Rage Into Power program, these California inmates are taking accountability for their crimes. Their training includes understanding the violence they’ve committed in the context of trauma and traditional notions of manhood — and it might be the answer to the state’s recidivism problem.
Among other things, I didn't expect for it to feel terrifyingly lonely.
The settlement says that nothing in state law could be interpreted to prevent transgender people from using restrooms that match their gender identity.
Gov. David Ige signed into law three bills that strengthened LGBTQ rights in the state, including one that added gender "X" to state IDs and driver's licenses.
A 44-year-old episode of the CBS sitcom featured Beverly La Salle, an empowered drag character, writer Matt Baume notes in his "Culture Cruise" series.
“‘Mulan’ is a really clear story where, particularly, her gender expression was so woven into this narrative,” Yang told YouTuber Hannah Hart.
It's set to join five other states banning the homophobic and transphobic argument that a victim's sexual identity was a source of distress to the perpetrator.
Because our gender expression and presumed genitalia don’t align with the majority’s sense of what it takes to make a baby, strangers feel empowered to pile on questions.
"Somedays I feel like a boy and somedays I feel like a girl," the Netflix series' grooming expert explained.
The high court declined to hear an appeal from students who claimed the policy violated their privacy rights.