Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk and Canadian singer Grimes, who introduced on Tuesday the delivery of their first baby collectively, plan to hitch a rising variety of households choosing a gender-neutral parenting model.
The method has change into more and more standard as extra mother and father reject gender stereotypes – akin to dressing ladies in pink and boys in blue, as an alternative permitting kids to make such decisions for themselves.
“I do not wish to gender them in case that is not how they really feel of their life,” Grimes, 32, whose actual title is Claire Boucher, informed followers in a YouTube dwell stream in February whereas discussing her being pregnant.
On the time, she declined to disclose the intercourse of the infant, however 48-year-old Musk mentioned on Twitter that they’d had a boy.
Posting two footage of the new child, who they’ve named X Æ A-12, Musk mentioned mom and child had been “all good”.
Different well-known mother and father who’ve spoken about their plans to boost their kids in a gender-neutral setting embrace singer Paloma Religion and Marvel actress Zoe Saldana.
The pattern has prompted toy and clothes manufacturers to provide you with new genderless merchandise.
Barbie maker Mattel launched gender-neutral dolls final 12 months and attire manufacturers akin to Zara and smaller vogue line Gypsy Sport have began producing genderless clothes collections.
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