Washington State To Offer Non-Binary Option On Birth.
Given those statistics and America’s current political climate, Ellis said , “It is vital that states catch up and acknowledge the reality of the non-binary community.”
Genderqueer , also termed non - binary , is a catch-all category for gender identities that are not exclusively masculine or feminine—identities which ...
In addition to being an umbrella term, genderqueer has been used as an adjective to refer to any people who transgress distinctions of gender, regardless of their self-defined gender identity, or who " queer " gender. Individuals may express gender non-normatively by not conforming into the binary gender categories of "man" and "woman".  Genderqueer is often used to self-identify by people who challenge binary social constructions of gender. 
The Ministry of Government and Consumer Affairs told CBC Toronto in June that they are working to develop a gender-neutral option, with a spokesperson saying that since a birth certificate is the foundation for many other forms of identification, "we need to make sure we get this right for Ontarians."
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A key thing to know is that if this describes your experience and you identify as non-binary, your gender identity is valid and deserves respect.
Grindr users also have the option to write in their gender identity if it doesn’t already appear on the list, and the app also launched a Gender Identity Help Center that will help visitors “get woke” on how to respectfully message a transgender person.
A consultation paper on the plans stated that ministers favour setting a minimum age of 16 for people wanting to change their gender, although one of the options under consideration would mean pre-pubescent children could also make an application.
103425. (a) A person may file a petition with the superior court in any county seeking a judgment recognizing the change of gender to female, male, or nonbinary. (b) If requested, the judgment shall include an order that a new birth certificate be prepared for the person reflecting the change of gender and any change of name accomplished by an order of a court of this state, another state, the District of Columbia, or any territory of the United States. (c) This section shall become operative on September 1, 2018.
Bournemouth general manager Liz Finney added: "We're pleased to have been able to work with Swansea City on realising this goal and making football a more inclusive environment to be enjoyed by everyone."
As with other non-binary identities, Neutrois people may not have their gender legally recognised on their documentation. However, an increasing number of countries, states, and sites allow for non-binary identities to be recognised, including Facebook, which includes Neutrois as a gender option.
Soloway has described this season as being about personal and global borders and boundaries: "The boundaries create a space for love and the borders keep people from each other. The [Pfeffermans] are all trying to figure out how the idea of God resonates in relationship to their own bodies."