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Canadian as gender category January 22, 2012

Filed under: gender — Jender @ 8:29 pm

From here.

(Thanks, l!)

 

2 Responses to “Canadian as gender category”

  1. I think the comments to the post in the link clarify the drop down picture selections as a (small) step in the right direction. Of course not without other problems, here is a similarly small step in the right direction regarding Australian passports:

    Revise Policy for Sex and Gender Diverse Passport Applicants:

    https://www.passports.gov.au/web/sexgenderapplicants.aspx


    For some background, check here:

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/sep/15/australian-passports-third-gender-option

    http://www.canberratimes.com.au/news/local/news/general/a-brave-struggle-brings-new-hope/2295455.aspx

    http://feministphilosophers.wordpress.com/2010/11/27/gender-inequality-index-3/#comment-37434


    Anyone wish to comment on what we can, and/or cannot, learn from Norway, Finland, or Sweden, for instance? Who can/is/could set what kind of example, and how?

    For some potentially relevant links, see especially the last two comments to this post:

    http://feministphilosophers.wordpress.com/2010/11/27/gender-inequality-index-3/

  2. Christine Says:

    Lol!
    We Canadians are indeed different but…


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