On Wednesday, the State Department announced that it will terminate existing passports for registered child sex offenders and require them to reapply for new ones that contain a notice identifying them as sex offenders. All new applicants will receive the updated passport with the notice.
The United Kingdom just debuted designs for its new passport. The theme is “creativity.” And whaddya know, it features seven men and just two women. Guess women need to be more creative!
Ella Fitzgerald, Marilyn Monroe, and Rene Magritte all had to travel, and thus needed passports. Because the internet is a magical place that can deliver food at 2am* and cute animal videos at any hour of the day or night, unearthing these passports was NBD.
In a landmark decision, the Australian government has agreed to let people with intersex conditions list their gender as ‘X' on passports. Transgender people will also be able to list the gender with which they identify.