gender identity

Discovery Digital explains sex and gender terms in new video

"Sex and Gender Terms Explained" covers important terminology associated with gender identity.

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January 14, 2015
by GLAAD

Media outlets continue to speculate about Bruce Jenner's gender identity

Today, In Touch Weekly released a cover story based entirely on speculation about former Olympic athlete and reality TV star Bruce Jenner's gender identity.

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July 7, 2014

Houston Equal Rights Ordinance faces opposition through ballot referendum

As advances with the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance attract attention from local and mainstream outlets, GLAAD urges the media to be mindful of the myths and the facts.

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March 21, 2014

UC Davis adds preferred name service policy

University of California Davis has put in place a new preferred name service option for students.

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March 21, 2014

Israeli Parliament bans discrimination against LGBT youth in schools

Tuesday, March 18, the Israeli parliament passed a law that prohibits discrimination in schools against students based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.

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The Advocate's op-ed reflects on significance of Facebook's new gender identity options

Allison Palmer, GLAAD's former Vice President of Campaigns and Programs, worked closely with Facebook as the social networking site prepared to greatly expand users' gender identity options. This week, she reflected on the significance of this development in an op-ed for The Advocate's website.

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California Governor signs law giving trans people easier access to updated ID documents

California Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill into law that will allow transgender people in the state easier access to changing the name and gender marker on their legal identification.

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