German parliament approves ‘third gender’ option

Revellers take part in the annual Gay Pride parade, also called Christopher Street Day parade (CSD), in Berlin, Germany July 22, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/Files

BERLIN (Reuters) – The German parliament has approved a third gender option on official documents for “intersex” people who do not identify as either male or female and may be born with untypical sexual anatomy. The German government in August voted to introduce the third category of “various”, alongside male and female, on birth certificates […]

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