Gender Neutral


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.
Bo Hanna

I Tried on 'Genderless' Clothes and Was Extremely Disappointed

I went to Finland's first gender-neutral shopping floor at a major department store to see if it delivered on its promises of a "genderless revolution."
Nicoline Larsen
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Apple Just Rolled Out New Gender-Neutral Emojis

Along with icons for curling and broccoli for some reason.
Beckett Mufson
Gender in Gaming

This Popular New RPG on Steam Allows Players to Choose “They/Them” Pronouns

It’s one of the only video games that allows for explicit flexibility in gender expression.
Caroline Haskins
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Unsurprisingly, Gender Neutral Textbooks Make for Better Students

Two Swedish researchers found that you are more likely to apply for a course and get good grades if the books you read are less about boring stereotypes and more about situations you can personally identify with.
Caisa Ederyd

The VICE Morning Bulletin

A muslim doctor was shot outside a Texas mosque, the death toll in the Baghdad bombing has risen to at least 200, China has plans for military drills in the South China Sea, and more in today's Morning Bulletin.
Vice Beta
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Veteran Won the Right to Legally Identify as Neither Male Nor Female

In a monumental decision, an Oregon judge said an army vet could be exactly who they want to be.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'The Sims' Now Lets You Create Gender Neutral Characters

"The update gives players more ways to reflect the world around them, or in their imaginations," said the game's lead producer, Lyndsay Pearson.
Scott Renton

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

Hillary Clinton Was Angry About Attempts to Scrap 'Mother' and 'Father' from US Passport Applications

Hillary Clinton feared that an attempt to add gender-neutral terms to US passport applications would incur the wrath of certain media outlets, led by the Republican Sarah Palin and others.

Playing Princess with Boys at Stockholm's First Gender Neutral Pre-School

In gender equality-obsessed Sweden, Nicolaigarden is a place where girls can be princes and boys can play the beautiful princess.
Mari Shibata