Today is Intersex Awareness Day!

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Please click the post link to see image and full post! Today is Intersex Awareness Day! From "Intersex people are born with sex characteristics that don’t meet medical and social norms for female or male bodies. Intersex people suffer stigma and discrimination as a result. Intersex traits are physical variations in genitals, chromosomes or other features that relate to the development of sex characteristics. There are many different intersex variations and many different types of intersex body. Intersex people have a wide range of different sexual orientations and gender identities. Our gender identities may match our assignments at birth or be chosen. Other words for intersex include “hermaphrodite”, “differences of sex development”, and also “disorders of sex development”. Some of these terms are strongly contested. The word “hermaphrodite” has…
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