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Intersex Issues

Intersex and the City

Jason Cianciotto | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jason Cianciotto

"Because intersex is framed as a disorder within the medical model," Morgan told me, "the medical community is using the tools it has to make people fit into the definitions of 'sex' and 'gender' created by society."

She's A Lesbian, He's Gay, And Their 33-Year Marriage Will Change Your Perception Of Love

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 11.06.2015 | Fifty

Dennis and Linda Anfuso met in art school, bonded over their interest in "The Wizard of Oz," fell in love and got married. But that's where the tradit...

Here's What It's Like To Grow Up Intersex

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In an age of increased visibility for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) identity, one way of existing in the world that still seems to be...

Lila Shapiro

How The Global LGBT Movement Can Keep Up Its Stunning Momentum

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In cooperation with our longstanding partner Crowdrise, The Huffington Post is celebrating its 10 year anniversary by focusing on the promise of the n...

WATCH: Here's What It's Like To Be Intersex

The Huffington Post | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

If you have ever been confused about what it means to be intersex, this video is one of the most accessible explanations of this identity that we've e...

Trans and Intersex Awareness and Understanding in the LGB Community

Patti Spangler | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Patti Spangler

For over 25 years, I was an ordinary woman with a secret. It's a secret that always made me feel "less than" and caused me to leave behind a trail of failed dreams and relationships. In those years of ordinariness, no one ever discovered my secret even though not a single day went by without me being terrified they would.

9 Things To Know About Being Intersex

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Perhaps one of the least understood subgroups of the queer community are intersex people -- and now one TV show is attempting to bring this form of id...

MTV Show To Break Ground By Featuring Intersex Character

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

MTV is slated to go where few other networks have gone before when it includes an intersex character on the second season of the popular scripted seri...

A Look Back At Some Of The Week's Biggest LGBT News Stories

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live will take a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every F...

Germany To Make History By Allowing Parents To Choose No Gender On Birth Certificates

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

On Friday, Nov. 1, Germany will become the first country in the world to allow parents to leave the gender box blank on their child's birth certificat...

Australia's 'Intersex' Move

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The Australian government has announced new guidelines on gender recognition which state that individuals should be given the option of selecting "mal...