Sex Matters’ Media handbook on sex and gender for journalists and editors explains when and why it is right to talk about people’s sex. It was updated in August 2023 to take account of IPSO’s revised guidance and relevant recent cases.
This handbook explains when and why it is right for journalists and editors to talk about people’s sex, and the problems that result if they fail to do so. It prioritises truth, accuracy and maintaining public trust, and within those constraints, minimising possible offence. August 2023: We have updated...