Human Rights Watch Issues Report Supporting Intersex Children's Rights

Human Rights Watch has issued a 160-page report supporting the right of intersex children to be protected from surgery that is not medically necessary.

The report can be viewed here:


And here is a short HRW press release regarding the report:


Back in the late 80's and early 90's, I worked full-time on-site in Guatemala through the Harvard Law School Human Rights Program and co-wrote a book-length HRW report on human rights violations in that country.




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