Redefining Gender, ACLU and Transgender Iowan React to New York Times Report
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The New York Times is reporting that a memo drafted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is asking government agencies to adopt a uniform definition of gender, sparking protests and outrage in the LGBTQ community. According to The Times, the suggested definition would see sex as male or female, unchangeable and defined by a person's genitals at birth.