Gender Spectrum

Adam Chang shares information about the exciting things planned for the Teen Conference.

Morgan Darby shares information about the activities taking place that Tween Camp at the upcoming Gender Spectrum Conference.

"There were moments my brother and I would strategize on how one of us would ask for the “girl” toy. The one who asked would have to deal with the awkward stare from the employee and deal with internal feelings of breaking some unspoken rule."
https://genderspectrum.org/blog/155-the-happy-meal-gender-bias-when-siblings-sometimes-dont-get-on-our-nerves

"There were moments my brother and I would strategize on how one of us would ask for the “girl” toy. The one who asked would have to deal with the awkward stare from the employee and deal with internal feelings of breaking some unspoken rule."

https://genderspectrum.org/blog/155-the-happy-meal-gender-bias-when-siblings-sometimes-dont-get-on-our-nerves

On nearly every continent, and for all of recorded history, thriving cultures have recognized, revered, and integrated more than two genders. This wonderful map from PBS shows gender across the globe.

Learn what’s new for the 2014 Gender Spectrum Conference.

Actress Laverne Cox, from Orange is the New Black, recently advised a young six-year-old on how to handle bullying. “You’re perfect just the way you are and you’re amazing. I was bullied too; I was bullied and I was called all kinds of names and now I’m a big TV star!” 

We’ve previously discussed that some media outlets have the opportunity to improve their language choices when covering transgender issues. TakePart shares their thoughts and recommendations based on recent news coverage of Jay Kelly.

We are hopeful that more and more companies will move in the direction of understanding and showcasing how important words and actions can be.