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Bromwell is currently trying to raise a seed round so that Thurst can hire a mobile designer.
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Twenty-year-old Hannah Huang (whose name has been changed to protect her identity) is, in many ways, a typical Chinese millennial, but her biggest secret sets her apart from 98.3% of the global population.
Born with XY (genotypically male) chromosomes and Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (CAIS), Huang matches the UN’s definition of an intersex individual, someone whose sex characteristics at birth don’t fit the typical male-female binary.
C (an appeal heard last week is still pending), and resources in rural areas are still lacking, especially for the most-marginalized members of the community.
As Mainland China's largest and longest-running Pride festival, Shanghai PRIDE, descends on the city this week for its eighth installment, reaching the country's most underrepresented gender minorities remains a challenge.
What seemed to be happening was that transphobic people on Tinder were reporting those transgender users on the app.
“Everyone is welcome on Tinder,” a Tinder spokesperson told Business Insider in June. If we find that a user has been wrongfully banned, then we unban their account.
"Gays and lesbians are well-exposed in China now," says Huang, who is originally from Guangxi Province.
“Our main focus is pretty much security and safety,” said Bromell.
“We’re really working on harassment policies to create features that protect users from being tracked or stalked, or being put in a dangerous situation when they meet in person.
This includes instances when transgender users are reported by others, but haven’t violated any of our community standards.” Still, Tinder only offers two options for gender identification: male and female. But Tinder isn’t the only mainstream dating app that’s guilty of excluding trans people.
Hinge, another popular dating app, also only offers “woman” and “man” as gender options.