Sunday , 25 August 2019

Leslie Jaye

Leslie Jaye
Leslie Jaye is an intersex advocate, member of OII - Organisation Intersex International, and chair of OII-UK. Leslie enjoys the company of good friends, film and literature. And red wine. They can often be found negotiating with their cat for enough space to sit comfortably on the sofa.

The Conservative Party Manifesto and LGBT issues

Ruth Davidson

The Scottish Conservative Party Manifesto was launched by Ruth Davison with a flourish in Glasgow earlier this week. Recent legislature moves by the past administration saw the adoption of marriage equality onto the statutes of the United Kingdom, but not Northern Ireland, and might lend the belief that a future Tory administration would continue that pioneering approach to LGBT civil ...

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Intersex Musing on Binary Essentialism

Intersex flag

There’s definitely something stirring in the ether. Claire Ainsworth was first out of the traps with their article in Nature, openly stating that science has known for years that sex is a spectrum, and nothing like the immutable binary that everyone is told about in class, all the way from primary school thru to med. school. You will search in ...

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Both – a story of an intersex woman – a review

BOTH is a US-Canadian-Peruvian drama film directed by Lisset Barcellos, in 2005. It stars Jackie Parker, Mike Martinez, Nicole Wilder, Fabrizio Aguilar, Ximena Ameri and Pable Barcellos. The film tells the story of a stunt double who is intersex and how she discovers her past. BOTH explores issues surrounding intersex; a variation of human development that is estimated to occur in ...

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