Gemma Hickey

Staff Reports (December 14, 2017). After Long Battle, Hickey Receives Non-Binary Birth Certificate. (Archive)

Editor (October 2, 2017). Legal Victory for Gender Non-binary Identifying Newfoundlanders. (Archive)

Tara Bradbury (September 22, 2017). Airing tonight, ‘Just Be Gemma’ chronicles Gemma Hickey’s most personal moments while transitioning. (Archive)

CBC News (September 21, 2017). N.L. to allow gender-neutral birth certificates. (Archive)

The Canadian Press (September 21, 2017). Newfoundland to allow switch to gender-neutral birth certificates. (Archive)

Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press (August 25, 2017). Activists praise feds’ move to bring in gender-neutral passports. (Archive)

Donalee Moulton (August 17, 2017). NL Supreme Court to hear first case for non-binary birth certificate. (Archive)

The Canadian Press (July 28, 2017). Court to hear N.L. activist’s bid for non-binary birth certificate this fall. (Archive)

The Canadian Press (July 28, 2017). Case for non-binary birth certificates back in court today. (Archive)

Lauren Strapagiel (July 11, 2017). These Canadians Are Fighting To Get Nonbinary Birth Certificates. (Archive)

Avneet Dhillon (June 23, 2017). Gender identity battle heads to court, after birth certificate request denied. (Archive)

Rosie Mullaley (June 23, 2017). Transgender activist takes legal action to have ‘non-binary’ option on birth certificate. (Archive)

The Canadian Press (June 23, 2017). Activist vying for non-binary birth certificate taking N.L. to court. (Archive)

Jessica Smith Cross, The Canadian Press (May 18, 2017). Gender-neutral birth certificates could be issued in Ontario by 2018. (Archive)

Stephanie Kinsella (March 18, 2017). A little Shakespeare, a little fiddle: New St. John’s show tackles transgender youth issues. (Archive)

Gemma Hickey is the executive director of For The Love of Learning, an arts-based non-profit group that works with at-risk youth.

Joshua M. Ferguson

Victoria Ahearn (December 13, 2017). CBC pulls Transgender Kids doc from schedule after complaints. (Archive)

Dario Balca (October 26, 2017). Vancouverite files human rights complaint over denied ‘X’ gender designation on ID. (Archive)

Joshua M. Ferguson (October 24, 2017). I’ll Keep Fighting Until I’m Legally Recognized As A Non-Binary Canadian. (Archive)

Charmaine de Silva, Simon Little (September 29, 2017). B.C. wants to ‘get it right’ on gender-neutral IDs, but it’s not rushing: health minister. (Archive)

Kyle Benning (September 29, 2017). B.C. government still wants male or female designation on BC Health Card and driver’s licence. (Archive)

Lauren Pelley (September 28, 2017). Filmmaker filing human rights application over delayed non-binary Ontario birth certificate. (Archive)

David P. Ball (September 28, 2017). ‘Shocking and shameful’: B.C. government denies non-binary gender ID request. (Archive)

Kendra Mangione (August 31, 2017). ‘Glimpse of hope’: Vancouver advocate approved for ‘X’ gender observation on passport. (Archive)

David P. Ball (August 31, 2017). ‘Monumental’: B.C. non-binary filmmaker wins ‘X’ gender ID on passport. (Archive)

Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press (August 25, 2017). Activists praise feds’ move to bring in gender-neutral passports. (Archive)

Peter Zimonjic, Bonnie Allen, CBC (August 24, 2017). Transgender Canadians will soon be able to choose ‘X’ as gender on their passports. (Archive)

David P. Ball (August 23, 2017). ‘Non-Binary’ filmmaker seeks ‘X’ gender on B.C. ID. (Archive)

Dario Balca (August 22, 2017). Vancouverite applies for ‘X’ gender designation on government ID. (Archive)

Emily Lazatin (August 21, 2017). Vancouver resident applies for non-binary gender designation of ‘X’ on BC Health Card and driver’s license. (Archive)

Joshua Ferguson (August 10, 2017). “We Should No Longer Be Erased”. (Archive)

Sarah Reid (July 25, 2017). Does it really matter if sex disappears from Ontario birth certificates?. (Archive)

Lauren Strapagiel (July 11, 2017). These Canadians Are Fighting To Get Nonbinary Birth Certificates. (Archive)

Andrea Janus (June 30, 2017). Ontario puts off writer’s quest for a non-binary birth certificate. (Archive)

Victoria Ahearn, The Canadian Press (June 1, 2017). Awards shows tackle gender variance issues over ‘male’ and ‘female’ categories. (Archive)

Jessica Smith Cross, The Canadian Press (May 18, 2017). Gender-neutral birth certificates could be issued in Ontario by 2018. (Archive)

Victoria Ahearn, The Canadian Press (May 15, 2017). Ontario-born filmmaker applies for non-binary birth certificate. (Archive)

Kate McGillivray (May 12, 2017). As non-binary filmmaker prepares to apply, Ontario says they are ‘developing’ gender neutral birth certificate. (Archive)

Postmedia Network (May 11, 2017). Male or female at birth? Canadian seeks ‘non-binary’ option on birth certificate. (Archive)

Joshua M. Ferguson (May 11, 2017). Why I’m Applying for a Non-Binary Sex Designation on my Canadian Birth Certificate. (Archive)

Lauren Pelley (May 11, 2017). Not a man, not a woman: Why this writer wants a non-binary Ontario birth certificate. (Archive)

Joshua M. Ferguson (March 31, 2017). I Imagine A Time When You See Me. (Archive)

Also known as Joshua Ferguson

Sara Kelly Keenan

Jessica Testa (October 16, 2017). California Just Became The First State To Recognize A Third Gender. (Archive)

Alyce Anders (October 2, 2017). Valley resident receives rare ‘intersex’ birth certificate. (Archive)

Jessica Testa (September 15, 2017). California Just Got One Step Closer To Recognizing A Third Gender. (Archive)

Joshua Ferguson (August 10, 2017). “We Should No Longer Be Erased”. (Archive)

Wikipedia: Legal Recognition Of Non-binary Gender (Archive)

Corinne Segal (June 15, 2017). Oregon becomes first state to add gender-neutral option on driver’s licenses. (Archive)

Mary Emily O’Hara (June 15, 2017). Oregon Becomes First State to Add Third Gender to Driver’s Licenses. (Archive)

Claire Valentine (June 12, 2017). California Poised To Become The First State To Recognize Nonbinary Gender. (Archive)

Jessica Testa (May 27, 2017). California Is Ready To Recognize A Third Gender. Is The Rest Of The Country?. (Archive)

Corinne Segal (May 21, 2017). Oregon may become the first state to offer non-binary option on IDs. (Archive)

Josh Jackman (May 4, 2017). Non-binary Californians will be first to get official recognition – if these activists get their way. (Archive)

Assemblyman Tim Donnelly (May 1, 2017). California May Place ‘third Gender’ Option On State Documents. (Archive)

Ryan Masters (April 11, 2017). Santa Cruz County resident driving law that would officially add third gender. (Archive)

Lemor Abrams (April 5, 2017). California Considers Third Gender Option For State Documents. (Archive)

Ja’Nel Johnson (April 5, 2017). Bill Would Allow Third Gender on Birth Certificates, Driver’s Licenses. (Archive)

Kwegyirba Croffie (March 10, 2017). Hundreds have changed genders on NYC birth certificates. (Archive)

Samantha Clark (March 9, 2017). Bill To Add Third Gender Option on State IDs Inspired by Santa Cruz County Resident. (Archive)

Ken Bresler, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (February 3, 2017). Words Try to Keep Up With Law of Sexual Identity. (Archive)

Mary Emily O’Hara (December 29, 2016). Nation’s First Known Intersex Birth Certificate Issued in NYC. (Archive)

Admin Author (December 28, 2016). “Intersex” Birth Certificate Issued in New York City!. (Archive)

Ryan Masters (October 5, 2016). Santa Cruz gender change: First Californian to be declared ‘nonbinary’. (Archive)

Erin Rook (September 30, 2016). Californian second in U.S. to have non-binary gender approved by court. (Archive)

Mary Emily O’Hara (September 26, 2016). Californian Becomes Second US Citizen Granted ‘Non-Binary’ Gender Status. (Archive)

Caroline Cossey

James Michael Nichols (October 1, 2017). Trans Supermodel Shares How Hugh Hefner Fought For Her When No One Else Would. (Archive)

James Michael Nichols (June 19, 2016). This Trans Supermodel Was Outed In The ‘80s, Lost Everything And Became A Pioneer. (Archive)

Carly Stern (July 24, 2015). EXCLUSIVE – ‘I’m praying she hasn’t had surgery’: Caroline Cossey, Playboy’s first transgender model, issues stark warning to Caitlyn Jenner about ‘rushing’ her transition. (Archive)

Erica Tempesta (June 22. 2015). Caroline ‘Tula’ Cossey, the first transgender model to appear in Playboy, reveals she was ‘shocked’ about Caitlyn Jenner coming out – as she gives her first interview in 20 years. (Archive)

Caroline Cossey was the first transgender woman to appear in Playboy Magazine.

Penny Whetton

Stephanie Peatling (September 22, 2017). The subversive marriage of Janet Rice and Penny Whetton. (Archive)

Lane Sainty (June 21, 2017). This Woman Had To Get Divorced Just For Her Gender To Be Acknowledged. (Archive)

Miki Perkins (December 2, 2015). ‘The Gender Fairy’: a new chapter in transgender education for kids. (Archive)

Max Briggle

Clemence Michallon (September 7, 2017). ‘Will my kid be able to pee?’ Mother of nine-year-old transgender son details the heartbreaking questions parents of trans kids have to ask themselves as their children return to school. (Archive)

Bradley Blackburn (April 07, 2017). Transgender Denton boy gets new birth certificate. (Archive)

Bradley Blackburn (February 24, 2017). Denton mom of transgender son takes on Trump administration. (Archive)

Rob Curran (September 8, 2016). Ken Paxton had a completely normal dinner with the family of a transgender kid. (Archive)

Tom Benning (August 23, 2016). Ken Paxton agrees to have dinner with Denton transgender boy and his family. (Archive)

Paul J. Weber (August 22, 2016). Judge Blocks Obama’s Transgender School Bathroom Order. (Archive)

John Wright (August 13, 2016). In Texas Transgender Suit, Who’s Facing Harm?. (Archive)

Previously known as Mary Grace Briggle

Also known as MG Briggle