Tag Archive | non-binary

Pangender or demigirl? Australian study identifies more than 30 gender options

Pangender or demigirl? Australian study identifies more than 30 gender options

From gender-fluid and non-binary to genderqueer, the world has grappled in recent years with the growing spectrum of how people identify themselves. Now an Australian study has found more than 30 separate gender definitions available on social media platforms or offered by government institutions. These include pangender, poligender, transgender, androgyne, and demigirl, alongside the traditional […]

US: Trans students – A test of identity for girls schools

US: Trans students – A test of identity for girls schools

(Reuters) – Secondary schools for girls across the United States are grappling with a difficult and increasingly common question: What is the best approach when a student or applicant no longer identifies as female or is going through a gender transition? As students who are openly transgender or non-binary have become more visible at girls […]

Washington State Dept of Health – Options To Change Birth Cert Will Now Be ‘Male/Female/X’

Washington State Dept of Health – Options To Change Birth Cert Will Now Be ‘Male/Female/X’

Washington State residents will now be able to state their gender as X, rather than male or female, thus updating their birth certificates, in the case of transgender, intersex and other non-binary individuals, according to Washington State Department of Health. On December 27, 2017, the Department of Health filed the Rule-making Order to adopt proposed WAC […]