gender

As if the guy who started a wildfire during a gender reveal wasn’t enough, now gender reveal lasagnas are a thing. On Wednesday, the New Jersey-based eatery Villa Italian Kitchen launched this new, absolutely absurd way of revealing the sex of a baby during a gender reveal party. The lasagnas go for $140 a pop, with the surprise […]

A new survey says some people would “rebrand” Santa Claus as either gender neutral or female. According to the logo-making company Graphics Springs, about 10% of people surveyed said Santa should be a woman; about 17% said Old Saint Nick should be gender neutral. Four-thousand people across the United States and the United Kingdom were reportedly asked […]

Kleenex is scrapping its range of “Mansize” tissues after 62 years, following complaints that the branding is sexist. The company first launched its tissues aimed at men in 1956, claiming they would “stay strong when wet.” But complaints on social media about the product’s gendered marketing is prompting the change. Starting later this year, the […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Case Western Reserve University said it is now allowing students to choose their gender identity. The university said it is updating the software to its Student Information Service and giving students the chance to self-identify as a gender other than the one assigned at birth. “Activating this feature aligns with Case Western Reserve’s commitment to […]

The organization will now be known as Scouts BSA.   For well over a century, the Boy Scouts of America has been the leader in the stateside scouting movement, but until last year only boys could join its ranks. To reflect its embrace of inclusion, the organization will drop “boy” from its name and will now be […]

CLEVELAND – Reality television star Khloe Kardashian and the Cavaliers’ Tristan Thompson are expecting a girl. The gender reveal was announced on Sunday night’s season finale of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, which you can be forgiven for having missed for a host of very, very good reasons. While on a trip to San Francisco with her sisters, younger sister Kylie Jenner […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – New bathrooms under construction at Voinovich Park in Cleveland will be gender neutral. “I was happy to work with and see Cumberland Lakefront, LLC will install gender neutral restrooms at Voinovich Park. My hope is that the City of Cleveland will begin to install unisex public bathrooms therefore ensuring that all […]

MINNEAPOLIS – Recent discussion in several states regarding so-called “bathroom bills” has Target Corp. affirming its position for employees and shoppers. “We believe that everyone—every team member, every guest, and every community—deserves to be protected from discrimination, and treated equally,” a Target post stated. “Consistent with this belief, Target supports the federal Equality Act, which […]

President Barack Obama has never been shy about his adoration for First Lady Michelle Obama and expressed more of that loving sentiment in an interview with TIME magazine.

In spite of the incredible strides made by TV stars like Viola Davis, Kerry Washington & Taraji P. Henson, there is still a major absence of young Black women on our screens.   Just as we were basking in the Black girl magic of Taraji P. Henson’s highly anticipated best actress win at the 2016 […]

It would seem that, in a world finally beginning to celebrate the accomplishments and existence of Black woman, a world where we have a stage to be more vocal than ever before, one could appreciate the acknowledgment that Black women are special. That’s not because we’re superhuman or because we’ve endured the scourge of standing […]

It seemed like just the other day, Chrissy Teigen was talking about her pregnancy struggles. Now, she’s revealing the sex of her baby. Yesterday, the model, television host and wife to singer John Legend debuted her cover of Vogue Thailand. And in celebrating the pride and honor she felt being chosen for the cover, she explained the […]