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What It's Like to Be Raised Gender Neutral

We spoke to kids and parents about the benefits and challenges of a gender-neutral upbringing.
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Meet Jazar Crew, the DJ Duo Bringing Electronic Parties to Palestine

"An outlet like dancing or art is extremely important especially in an area without freedom of movement like Palestine."
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What it's Like to Be the First Person in Your Family to Go to University

Navigating university becomes a lot more complicated when you can’t rely on your family to show you how.
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Battling Racism and Homophobia Helped This South African Artist Find His Voice

"Things changed when I started to receive detailed death threats last year. But nonetheless, my first response was still: I will now fight even harder for the LGBTQ community."
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Young Gay Men Talk About the Dangers of Having to Hide Your Dating Life

Many gay teens use apps to explore their sexuality in secret, which can put them at risk of being abused or exploited.
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Egyptian Activists Are Fighting Against a Massive LGBTQ Crackdown

Queer Egyptians face arrests and police entrapment at the hands of their government.
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Smuggling Food Through the Airport Can Be Harder Than Smuggling Cocaine

"My own father was once caught at the border with a suitcase full of stuffed pigeons."
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This Is What It's Like to Raise a Gender-Neutral Child

"When they hear you're pregnant, the first question people ask is whether it's a boy or a girl. Why is everyone so eager to figure out my child's genitals?"
Bo Hanna