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Dana Zzyym Interviewed on Radiolab

Our Associate Director Dana Zzyym shares their incredible journey toward wholeness as a non-binary intersex person and activist on WNYC Studio’s Radiolab. Radiolab has won Peabody Awards, a National Academies Communication Award “for their investigative use of radio to make science accessible to broad audiences.” Zzyym reveals how harmful the nonconsensual treatments they received as…

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Our E.D. Hida Viloria in Rolling Stone magazine!

We are thrilled to report that our E.D. Hida Viloria was featured in Rolling Stone magazine, in an interview about he/r new memoir Born Both: An Intersex Life, which hit stores last week on March 14th. Viloria discusses issues of gender, racism, non-binary identity, discrimination, love and more. Please enjoy and share widely!

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E.D. Hida Viloria on UN Radio’s Gender Focus

Our ED speaks about growing up as an intact intersex person, identifying as gender fluid, and how s/he thinks parents of intersex babies should treat them in this short interview segment UN Radio’s UN Gender Focus. Hida’s segment starts 3:16 minutes in, after an educational intro. by Charles Radcliffe, head of the UN Free &…

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Fantastic Canadian Radio Interview about Intersex People & IGM

“The surgical procedures that are carried out here are often carried out by people who have trained in the United States, they’ve done their residencies, certainly the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Medical Association, the obstetrics and gynecology worlds, they all set this sort of standard of care and if it’s determined that the standard of…

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Viloria live today on LA radio w/Ian Harvie on the Ann Walker Show

ICE’s Hida Viloria will be interviewed live today on the fabulous Ann Walker Show,  co-hosted today by talented trans comedian Ian Harvie, who has starred on the acclaimed television show Transparent, and was interviewed along with Viloria and others in the fantastic new book The Human Agenda. The show runs from 6 – 7:30 p.m.…

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OII-USA’s Viloria interviewed in VICE

OII-USA’s Viloria called on the U.S. Gov’t to ban IGM in an interview in VICE on last week’s victory in Malta! Big tx to VICE for giving press attention to this issue in their piece, in which we thank allies Silvan Agius and Ruth Baldacchino​ for their hard work in passing the groundbreaking, long awaited…

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Viloria featured in new book The Human Agenda: Conversations about Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Hida Viloria’s interview is featured in the fantastic new book The Human Agenda: Conversations about Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (February 5, 2015), by author and LGBTQI advocate Joe Wenke. S/he speaks about the harmful “normalizing” non-consensual medical practices – a.k.a. Intersex Genital Mutiltion (IGM) – that intersex minors are often subjected to, the dangers…

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Viloria on LA’s KPFK Radio

A very personal interview with OII’s Hida Viloria on KPFK in LA’s “Feel, Think, and Grow Show”, with fantastic hosts Mikhail Tank and Layla Ashley. http://hidaviloria.com/interview-on-las-kpfk-radio/ http://hidaviloria.com/interview-on-las-kpfk-radio/

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