Showing posts with label struggles. Show all posts
Showing posts with label struggles. Show all posts

11 October 2018

Azerbaijan - Azerbaijan: Parents recount struggles to gain acceptance for LGBT children

Duma Safarova
eurasianet


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Baku, Azerbaijan

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07 September 2015

Russia's Transgender Community Struggles for Acceptance (Russia)

Elizaveta Vereykina
The Russia Times


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23 May 2015

“Feminism grew out of our history in India” — Urvashi Butalia (Pakistan)

Aasim Akhtar
International The News

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23 February 2015

Santa Rosa transgender man struggles to get surgeries covered

ANGELA HART

The Press Democrat



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26 November 2011

Transgendered and homeless, youth struggles to build a life (www.nytimes.com)

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ezs note:  Normally, I let things stand as they are, but this one takes the cake.  You have a choice: shoot a rocket to Mars - for 2.5 billion dollars - to get a few scrapings off the surface - or get decent housing, clothing, dental care, and food for those most in need.

It's your choice.