This op-ed originally appeared on the Huffington Post. When the child identified in court papers only as “M.C.” was 16 months old and a ward of the state, doctors and health officials in South Carolina decided that he would become a girl. Born intersex (a term that encompasses individuals with some variation of both male […]
About Jason Budjinski
Jason Budjinski, a.k.a. Billy Boloby, is a longtime South Florida musician and the former music editor at New Times Broward-Palm Beach. He was in numerous bands in the ’90s and ’00s, including the Happy Accidents, Mute-Ants, Billy Boloby, Bittercups, and Pots ’N’ Pans, until health problems got in the way. He currently works as an editor for a weekly newspaper, which graciously allows him to work mostly from home to accommodate his condition. His music and writings can be found at boloby.wordpress.com.