Teen Vogue reports on a dialogue on medically unnecessary surgeries between advocate Pidgeon Pagonis and clinical psychologist David Sandberg.
Intersex Awareness Day
Mardid City Hall has been illuminated to mark Intersex Awareness Day. The jurisdiction also issued a statement supporting advocacy to end nonconsensual surgeries.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued a statement recognising Intersex Awareness Day, 21 years after the demonstration outside an Academy conference that is marked by the event.
The American Medical Student Association joins call to defer “normalizing” surgeries on children born with atypical sex characteristics.
The Interface Project has published a video with Icelandic intersex advocate Kitty Anderson.
GATE identifies advances and challenges in a statement for Intersex Awareness Day, 2017.
Multiple US LGBT organisations have affirmed intersex rights to mark Intersex Awareness Day, including GLAAD, GLMA and OutRight.
A spokesperson for the Department of State has issued a statement recognising violence through forced medical interventions.
Watch this video filmed at the European Intersex Youth Network Meeting organised by IGLYO and OII Europe in October 2017.
Watch a Facebook Live session with supermodel Hanne Gaby Odiele, and discussion about a new report on doctors’ discontent with intersex medical practices.
Kimberly Zieselman, executive director of interACT, writes about the need for informed, accessible, affirmative healthcare.
Intersex People of Color for Justice have issued a powerful statement for Intersex Awareness Day, 2017: “We are a just movement that has our vision set on attaining bodily autonomy for all.”