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Intersex News

This 14 min video segment from Nightline ABC (March 2015) includes additional clarifying commentary from Advocates for Informed Choice (AIC) as they follow intersex advocate, Sean Saifa Wall, as he confronts his childhood surgeon.

Important reports from the Council of Europe and the Fundamental Rights Agency both released on the same day.

An April 2015 story about intersex on the AP News spurs a response by intersex advocate, Jim Ambrose -- emphasizing that wishful thinking is not helpful.

Helena Dalli, sponsor of the Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics Bill (GIGESC), talks about what the legislation means.

Intersex Voices

A 68 minute documentary by intersex advocate, Mani Bruce Mitchell, including interviews with numerous adults with intersex conditions discussing medical interventions, stigma, and how they live their lives.

XXXY is a 13 minute documentary (2000) which includes interviews with two adults with intersex conditions. An abbreviated (11 min) version is also available.

This video from BuzzFeed (March 2015) gives a quick, light-hearted 3:25 min introduction to intersex conditions, with interview excerpts of 4 young adults with intersex conditions.

Lynnell Stephani Long shares about her experience as a Black woman with Partial Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (PAIS).

Natalie tells the story of how she eventually learned of her diagnosis of Swyer's Syndrome.

Adele has XXY chromosomes and was assigned male gender at birth. In this video (80% girl, 20% boy), she pursues gender transition to female.

Angela Moreno has Partial Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (PAIS). While she was assigned a female gender at birth, she was subjected to surgeries, misinformation, secrecy, and spectacle by the medical establishment.

Vickie Boisseau participated in Transfaith's "For Such a Time as This" series and talks about having Partial Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (PAIS)

Lianne Simon is a Christian, a housewife, and an author. She talks about her experience with mixed gonadal dysgenesis (2:39 video and written transcript)

One person's experience with Swyer Syndrome -- as published in the Guardian (May 2015)

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