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The 2nd Place Winner of the SparkLife Identity Essay Contest!

By CheyFebruary 5, 2016
A Wild Tale of Gender, Sexual Orientation, and Identity Summer is usually the time of year when you enjoy your vacation from school,... More  →
The 2nd Place Winner of the SparkLife Identity Essay Contest!

Auntie SparkNotes: Am I Genderqueer?

By kat_rosenfieldSeptember 21, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I've been a reading your column regularly for probably about a year now, and your advice is continually wonderful. I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Am I Genderqueer?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Came Out as Trans and My BFF Isn't Supportive

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 5, 2014
Hi, Auntie. I was gender fluid for a long time, and I changed my pronouns from "she" to "they." This got a... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Came Out as Trans and My BFF Isn't Supportive

Girl-Centric Video Games We'd Like to See

By Christin GestJuly 8, 2014
GAME ON: According to The Mary Sue, the portion of female game developers has increased to 22% of the total... More  →
Girl-Centric Video Games We'd Like to See

24 Comebacks to "You Throw Like A Girl"

By Monique MadridMay 16, 2014
Thank you! Sorry, I didn't catch that—all I could hear was the sound of wind moving slowly. You know,... More  →
24 Comebacks to "You Throw Like A Girl"

The Anti-Binary Code: Facebook Changes Its Gender Options

By Valerie BurnApril 14, 2014
Many people, and virtually every Disney character ever, identify as male or female. However, there are lots of people that identify as... More  →
The Anti-Binary Code: Facebook Changes Its Gender Options

The Gender-Bending Portraits of JJ Levine

By Becky FerreiraApril 10, 2014
Have you ever wondered what your life would have been like if you were a different gender? JJ Levine's portrait series, "Alone... More  →
The Gender-Bending Portraits of JJ Levine

Principal Tells Eight-Year-Old to Scram for Not Being Feminine Enough

By Ashley Brooke RobertsMarch 28, 2014
And now for breaking coverage of Timberlake Christian School’s gender-bullying of an eight-year-old girl, we go to our news correspondent Dale, who... More  →
Principal Tells Eight-Year-Old to Scram for Not Being Feminine Enough

Genderflipping Our Fave YA Series

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 20, 2013
We love J.R.R. Tolkien as much as the next gal, but you can't deny: Middle Earth, for all its forests and dragons... More  →
Genderflipping Our Fave YA Series

Awesome Teen Moment Met with Horrid Hate Rants (AKA The Story of the Internet)

By Ashley Brooke RobertsSeptember 23, 2013
Last week Marina High School in Huntington Beach, California crowned Cassidy Lynn Campbell, a 16-year-old trangender girl, homecoming queen and the world... More  →
Awesome Teen Moment Met with Horrid Hate Rants (AKA The Story of the Internet)