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U.N. Holds Hearing on Rights of Intersex Individuals

Intersex activists in Taiwan celebrate their identity.

Recently, the United Nations held its first ever hearing to address human rights violations against intersex people. The term intersex refers to people who are born with ambiguous genitalia or other sex characteristics that prevent them from neatly fitting into the categories of “male” or “female.” Estimates state that about 1 in 2,000 people are […]

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