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Facebook Gives UK Users New Gender Options

Facebook is giving UK users more than 70 new gender options from which to identify themselves. “The new gender options (around 50 of which were first introduced in the U.S. in February) include androgynous, trans person, polygender and cisgender - with users also able to suggest their own additions,” The Independent reports. Said Simon Milner, Facebook’s policy director in the UK: “It’s all about Facebook enabling people to be themselves.”

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