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Germany gives parents option to decline declaration of baby's gender

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Germany has become the first European country to pass a law which allows parents to choose a third option on a baby’s birth certificate, designating them as “indeterminate sex.” The law was passed on Friday, in an effort to acknowledge children who are born intersexed or with both female and male genitalia. There has been […]

Germany gives parents option to decline declaration of baby’s gender

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Germany has become the first European country to pass a law which allows parents to choose a third option on a baby’s birth certificate, designating them as “indeterminate sex.” The law was passed on Friday, in an effort to acknowledge children who are born intersexed or with both female and male genitalia. There has been […]

Parents sue hospital for 'medically unnecessary' sex assignment of infant

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The adoptive parents of an 8-year-old South Carolina boy are suing the Medical University of South Carolina, Greenville Hospital System and the South Carolina Department of Social Services because they say the hospital and DSS acted irresponsibly and inhumanely when they chose the sex assignment of their adopted son and surgically removed his male reproductive […]

Transgender children welcomed by the Girl Scouts of America

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Children rejecting the sex they were born with is becoming a source of advocacy among mental health professionalsThe Girl Scouts of America has released a statement that welcomes boys into the organization as a growing number of transgender boys have shown an interest in joining. The statement comes after a 7 year old Colorado boy, […]