Showing posts with label transgender. Show all posts
Showing posts with label transgender. Show all posts

18 September 2017

Indonesia’s Only Transgender Islamic School Quietly Running Again

Krithika Varagur
VOA


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15 September 2017

14 September 2017

Transgender bathroom policy is flash point in Fairfield school election

Mackenzie Ryan
The Des Moines Register


Fairfield, IA

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12 September 2017

Busting the transgender barrier (Cambodia)

Press
Khmer Times


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Are transgender military members more suicidal than others? A careful look at the data puts that in doubt.

Michael Flynn
The Washington Post


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10 September 2017

Mona Ahmed, transgender & photographer’s muse, dies at 81

Sonya Lakhani
The Indian Express


Mona Ahmed (1935-2017)

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ezs note:  Rest in peace, Mona...

Sharon Police answer suit filed over transgender shooting death

Mike Gautner
WFMJ


Sharon, PA

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Newsreader claims she was rejected by the BBC for being transgender (UK)

Ed Gleave
Daily Star


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09 September 2017

Transgender Iowan deploys to Hurricane Irma despite president's ban

Courtney Crowder
The Des Moines Register


Sint Maarten

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08 September 2017

Marriage Could Offer More Protections to Transgender Couples

Kimberly Lawson
Brides


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06 September 2017

The United States Cannot Be Trusted

Mark Joseph Stern
Slate


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ezs note:  If we combine our efforts - transgender people, DACA folks, Black folks - the more powerful we will be. Just a thought.

Why is Portland’s Transgender Homeless Population Growing So Fast?

Thatcher Schmid
Willamette Weekly


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03 September 2017

Government drops plan to protect transgender labour rights (India)

Somesh Jha
The Hindu


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01 September 2017

I’ve told my mum I’m transgender, but she ignored it. What now? (UK)

Annalisa Barbieri
The Guardian


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ezs note:  In the UK, another resource can be found in Mermaids UK.  You can reach them at 0344 344 0550.

30 August 2017

India crowns its first transgender beauty queen

Huizhong Wu
CNN


Gurgaon, India

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28 August 2017

To Play Transgender, Sandra Caldwell Had to Open Up About Who She Is

Sophie Haigney
The New York Times


Sandra Caldwell

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ACLU FILES LAWSUIT CHALLENGING TRUMP’S TRANSGENDER SERVICE MEMBER BAN

Staff
ACLU


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ezs note:  The ACLU is busy fighting for YOUR rights today.  If you haven't joined yet - well, perhaps you should.  I did, and I'm happy.

21 August 2017

Transgender teen study reveals shocking substance abuse statistics (UK)

Jessica Glass
Pink News


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ezs note:  If you think you have a substance abuse problem - there is help!!

20 August 2017

Connecticut colleges work to accommodate transgender, non-binary students in safe learning environment

Brian Zahn
New Haven Register


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ezs note:  Did you know that Connecticut has one of the friendliest transgender campuses - private or public - of any state in the union?  It may be a little late, but this might be good if you are considering transferring.  Hell, you might like living here after you graduate!  (As opposed to - *ahem* - North Carolina)