Intersex activists fighting prejudice and stigma, from left, River Gallo, Sean Saifa Wall and Pidgeon Pagonis. Photos: @rivergallo, @saifaemerges, @pidgeon/Instagram
Intersex activists fighting prejudice and stigma, from left, River Gallo, Sean Saifa Wall and Pidgeon Pagonis. Photos: @rivergallo, @saifaemerges, @pidgeon/Instagram
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Who are the world’s most prominent intersex heroes and activists? Ponyboi creator River Gallo won a GLAAD award while Olympian Caster Semenya stayed strong through athletic controversies

  • While Elliot Page, Jojo Siwa and other celebrities have come out as LGBT, for intersex people the journey to recognition is still an uphill battle
  • Semenya won World and Olympic gold medals in the women’s 800m while Gallo’s film Ponyboi premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival

Topic |   LGBT
Intersex activists fighting prejudice and stigma, from left, River Gallo, Sean Saifa Wall and Pidgeon Pagonis. Photos: @rivergallo, @saifaemerges, @pidgeon/Instagram
Intersex activists fighting prejudice and stigma, from left, River Gallo, Sean Saifa Wall and Pidgeon Pagonis. Photos: @rivergallo, @saifaemerges, @pidgeon/Instagram
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