Main Page

From Nonbinary Wiki
Revision as of 13:44, 2 September 2018 by Ondo (talk | contribs) (adding Nonbinary 101 in the main page)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Welcome to the Nonbinary wiki

The wiki dedicated to nonbinary gender identities
Feeling a bit lost? Click here!
About

Nonbinary wiki was created on the 1st of February 2017, after the original Nonbinary.org Wiki went down. Luckily, the Wayback Machine had a copy of it. Our goal is to build a new wiki with the best of the old as well as new and improved content.

Since the day of its creation, 431 users have been working on 407 articles here.

Nonbinary?

Nonbinary is a term that refers to people whose gender is neither male nor female. They can identify with not having gender at all, with both binary genders, with a third identity, or an identity which can change over time. Nonbinary people fall under the transgender umbrella term, and nonbinary is an umbrella term itself, although some people use it to describe their specific gender identity too.

Click on the blue words above or explore the wiki to learn more about nonbinary identities!

Get involved!

This site is a wiki, meaning that anybody (including you) can make a contribution to it. You don't even need to create an account, although it's strongly recommended. These are some things you can do to contribute:

  • Edit an existing article. Search any page and improve its content! You can also expand a stub.
  • Go to the list of wanted pages and create one of them!
  • Help to add information to pages which need it!
  • Spread the word. If you know somebody who is nonbinary or questioning their gender, tell them about this wiki. If you don't know anybody like this, tell them anyway!
Featured article: Genderfluid

Gender-neutral language, also called gender-inclusive language, is the practice of using words that don't give an idea of someone being female or male. For example, the word "fireman" gives the idea that a person in that work is male. An offer for a job as a "cleaning lady" gives the idea that only a woman should do the job. The gender-neutral alternatives are to say "fire fighter" and "janitor," respectively. Then it is easier to see that these jobs can be done by a person of any gender. Gender-neutral language is important in feminism, because changing the way that people talk can help make sexist ideas less common. For example, the sexist idea that some jobs should only be done by people of certain genders.

Our friends
Nonbinary Code Podcast
by enbies, about enbies, for everyone

Nonbinary Code logo.png

Go check them out!
Phoenix Animations
an educational channel about trans and nonbinary topics.
Phoenix animations logo.jpg
Go check them out!
Gender Census
the annual survey of humans worldwide whose genders or lack thereof are not fully described by the gender binary.
Gender census logo.png
Go check them out!

Become a Patreon!
Social: Twitter Logo.png Mastodon Logotype (Simple).svg Tumblr.svg