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Phil Crawford
Phil Crawford Campaign leader

Here is an interesting debate taking place in New York. Our issue here is much simpler.

Is Checking the 'Sex' Box Necessary? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

Darren Rosenblum, law professor Sex identification may serve some legitimate interests — prescribing appropriate medical treatment, demography, sports, antidiscrimination law — but none of them require the legal branding of a child at birth. Linda C. McClain, author, "Ordered Liberty: Rights, Responsibilities and Virtues" …Read More
Phil Crawford
Phil Crawford Campaign leader

Every person is entitled to dignity and respect. Non-binary and intersex individuals deserve to have their own self-identity acknowledged…Read More

When no gender fits: A quest to be seen as just a person

Washington Post
Kelsey scans the wall of T-shirts in Five Below, one of the few stores to qualify as “quirky” in this conservative part of western Michigan. “Let’s Have a Party,” a shirt reads, near displays of body glitter and $5 leggings. “Warning: Prone to Shenanigans,” reads another, and after less than a minute, it’s clear the store doesn’t have what Kelsey…Read More
Phil Crawford
Phil Crawford Campaign leader

Here is a great article on the use of 'they' as a singular pronoun.

Singular "they" and the many reasons why it's correct

Motivated Grammar
Suppose you were reading and came to the following line: “She kept her head and kicked her shoes off, as everybody ought to do who falls into deep water in their clothes.” Would you … (a) continue reading, because that’s a perfectly acceptable sentence, or (b) throw a tantrum and insist that the author is an imbecile speeding the wholesale…Read More