“Gender-open” style keeps the sex of children a secret — even from the children themselves…

'Theybies' - More Parents Keeping their Child's Gender a 'Secret'

(NewsMax) Over 200 parents around the country are raising “theybies” in a “gender-open” style that keeps the sex of their kids a secret — even from the children themselves, NBC News reported.

“A theyby is, I think, different things to different people,” Nate Sharpe, a Cambridge, Massachusetts, father of twins Zyler and Kadyn, told NBC News.

“For us, it means raising our kids with gender-neutral pronouns — so, ‘they,’ ‘them,’ ‘their,’ rather than assigning ‘he,’ ‘she,’ ‘him,’ ‘her’ from birth based on their anatomy.”

The movement is happening mostly in progressive, well-to-do enclaves, NBC News reported. A Facebook community currently claims about 220 members across the U.S.

But what makes the movement stand out — and controversial — is the parents do not reveal the sex of their children to anyone, NBC News reported.

Though the children are aware of their body parts and how they may differ from others, they are not taught to associate those body parts with being a boy or girl. And if no one knows a child’s sex, the theory goes, the child cannot be pigeonholed into gender stereotypes…

At birth, reproductive organs reveal a baby’s assigned sex…

Though there is a low chance any particular “theyby” will be transgender — just 0.6 percent U.S. adults identify as transgender, according to a 2016 UCLA report…

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