Over the recent couple of decades, due to economic and socio-political changes, that traditional gender archetypes can no longer be assumed and more to the point -- are in a process of reconstruction.
How Edith Windsor fell in love, got married, and won a landmark case for gay marriage. “Fuck the Supreme Court!” Edith Windsor said, one hideously hot morning in June, when she’d had just about enough.
M.C. was born with ambiguous genitalia, a rare condition that doctors addressed with surgery. Now, in a landmark lawsuit, M.C.'s parents are challenging the medical mainstream: Why does a surgeon decide
When my wife was struck by mysterious, debilitating symptoms, our trip to the ER revealed the sexism inherent in emergency treatment. Early on a Wednesday morning, I heard an anguished cry—then silence.
(CNN) — About a year ago, I began a quiet one-year residency at a prestigious American university, invited because there were endless allegations by female students about rape and other forms of sexual
Come with me. Let's open the door to a parallel universe. Here in this parallel world, the rules are different because gender roles are flipped. Loving parents and teachers accept this strange culture
Here we go again. They are constantly being reminded that what they wear and how they choose to look is too "distracting", "revealing", or "inappropriate" for school, work, and other public environments.
My cross-national research on adolescent sexuality shows a profound discomfort in American society not just with teenage sex, but with teenage love. And the silence among adults that results - in families,
Over the last 60 years, on-screen superheroes have reflected America’s changing ideals for men’s physiques. Every spring and summer, one thing moviegoers can reliably count on is a bumper crop of comic-book
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Back when she was a member of SEAL Team 6, Kristin Beck liked to grow her beard real long. But as disguises go, that was nothing compared with the life she lived as a man. What’s it take, and how does
The dramatic imbalance in pay and power has created the conditions for abuse. More and more, women are pushing for change. Audio: Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm for