WATCH: Coming out as transgender

Author Anastacia Tomson describes her experience of coming out as transgender, as covered in her memoir.

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2016-01-06 10:19

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Gender teamwork can spur SA's economic growth

2015-07-17 17:39

Solving complex economic and social challenges in South Africa will take the joint leadership of men and women, says an expert.

I fell in love with a trans woman before I really understood gender

2015-06-10 12:59

After falling for a transgender woman, this writer shares how this has redefined what she thought she knew about gender.

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2015-04-27 17:15

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Dear girl moms, from a boy mom

2015-02-18 10:06

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2016-05-17 13:22

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Why gender-bending is the new norm in fashion

2016-02-24 15:03

Our new fashion contributor Asanda Sizani shows us how local fashion has eliminated confining "masculine" and "feminine" types of dressing.

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Gender stereotypes are outdated

2015-09-16 14:48

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Pace of transformation in SA remains slow

2015-07-27 16:06

The pace of transformation in top management in South Africa remains slow, the Commission for Employment Equity’s annual report reveals.

SA long way from closing corporate gender gaps

2015-07-08 20:30

Although SA has achieved a high ranking for women as chairs of company boards, it still has to go a long way to close traditional gender gaps, a survey has found.

Men are not from Mars and women are not from Venus

2015-05-22 10:34

Stop acting like men and women are from different planets. Laura Shortridge tells us why men and women should team up together, even with our differences.

Gender inequality a business risk

2015-04-28 07:00

Gender diversity is not a matter that affects one organisation, but it affects the whole economy of the country, warns a professional body.

Surprise! It's not a girl!

2015-03-18 11:19

New parents film their family's reaction to the discovery that the ultrasound technician made a big mistake.

Searching for answers: What is intersex?

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How can someone be born in the wrong body? We have the details.

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