U.S. State Department Issues First U.S. Passport With Genderless Option

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The U.S. State Department issued the first U.S. passport with an “X” gender marker, granting the third option for American passport holders who do not identify as male or female. In June, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Americans would no longer have to provide a medical certificate to opt out of choosing a specific gender.