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 Tara Nieuwesteeg
Tara Nieuwesteeg is a freelance writer and feminist. She hates factory farming, misogyny, and loud noises. She likes plants, beards, and sarcasm.