Nowadays there are so many different terms and issues surrounding sexual identity, gender and orientation. It can get confusing, and a common question asked is “are intersex people male or female?”
It’s a great question, and many people throw the word around without fully understanding it. The truth is that the male and female archetypes are the furthest ends of the sex characteristics spectrum. This is where the term “intersex” comes in, as it is somewhere on this scale.
Time have recently written an article on a new documentary. “No Box For Me” is an exploration of how intersex people are categorized and considered to have disorders. Read more about it here.