#Gender

  • United is the first U.S. airline to officially offer alternative gender options during booking.

    United Airlines travelers now have choices other than male or female when they book a flight. Customers can also identify themselves as undisclosed or unspecified. Major airlines have been working on ways to accommodate passengers who don’t identify as either male or female, but United says it’s the first...
  • Cities are considering 3rd option for gender on birth certificates now!

    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Male, female, or X. Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Corey Johnson rolled out a proposal Monday to add a third gender category to birth certificates, labeled as “X”. It will reflect a non-binary gender identity. The proposal also make it so that...
  • College student kicked out of class for telling professor there are only two genders

    A religious studies major was barred from Christianity class at Indiana University of Pennsylvania for saying during class that there are only two genders. Lake Ingle, a senior at the university, said he was silenced and punished by IUP Professor Alison Downie for questioning her during a Feb. 28...
  • Aaron Paul and his wife reveal the gender of their baby

    Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul’s wife Lauren has taken to social media to reveal the gender of the baby they’re expecting. The couple announced they were going to become parents for the first time in September, and now they’ve shared more details of their incoming little one with fans. During...
  • Gender Pay Gap is Worse for Entrepreneurs!

    Over the course of a 40-year career, women are expected to lose approximately $430,480 due to today’s maddening gender wage gap. Despite challenges from critics who claim that this wage gap doesn’t exist, it is well-documented that women earn, on average, 24 percent less than their male counterparts — and this...
  • Mindy Kaling confirms she’s having a girl on ‘Ellen’

    Ex-squeeze me, everyone Mindy Kaling just revealed the sex of her baby. As a guest on Friday’s Ellen DeGeneres Show, the self-described “very, very pregnant” Mindy Project star spoke candidly about expecting. Kaling confirmed her pregnancy in August in a clip that aired on the Today show. “Do you...
  • California Could Start Jailing People Who Don’t Use Transgender Pronouns

    A bill that passed the California state senate and is now moving through the Assembly could threaten jail time for anyone who refuses to use a transgender person’s preferred pronoun. The law is currently limited in its effects to nursing homes and intermediate-care facilities, but if passed, those who...
  • Evangelical leaders Reportedly discussed transgender military ban with President Trump

    (RNS) President Donald Trump’s announcement on Twitter that he was banning transgender people from serving in the military seemed spontaneous and reportedly caught some administration officials and congressional leaders by surprise.But evangelical Christian leaders who informally advise the president discussed reversing the year-old policy at the White House two...
  • Female mechanics spark gender revolution in Iraq!

    SULAIMANI, Iraq — Sitting under shelves decked with dozens of brightly colored bottles of motor oil, Shadi Mohammed shouts to be heard over nearby machines. “This is Shadi’s garage!” she yells as she raises her oil-stained hands with enthusiasm, knowing she’s an anomaly in this conservative, male-dominated country. Mohammed...