- New York TimesNov 28 01:59 PM
Recent unsolved killings of transgender women have jolted Argentina, which has introduced some of the most liberal civil rights legislation in Latin America.
Transgender Teen Jazz Jennings Responds to Wisconsin School Cancelling Reading of Her Book I Am JazzPeople MagazineNov 30 12:20 PM
A non-profit litigation organization threatened to sue teachers and staff if the Mount Horeb Primary Center proceeded with a scheduled reading of the book
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School drops planned reading of book about trans... - WSOC-TV Charlotte
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- Los Angeles TimesNov 27 07:01 AM
Eddie Redmayne rattles off statistics about the transgender community: "In 31 states, you can still be fired for being transgender," he says by phone from London. "The suicide rate within the community is incredibly high at 41%. The violence to trans women of color is confounding." Just three years...
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- CTV Montreal NewsNov 30 10:28 AM
Montreal's Centre for Gender Advocacy wants the Civil Code changed to protect the rights of transgender people from birth to death.
- KRQE & KASA FOX 2 AlbuquerqueNov 28 03:08 PM
For a few transgender Americans, this has been a year of glamour and fame. For many others, 2015 has been fraught with danger, violence and …
Homicides of transgender women in U.S. reach ala... - The Record
Despite 'amazing year' for rights, homicides of ... - Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
Homicides of transgender women reach new high - KSHB-TV Kansas City
- CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsNov 30 08:00 AM
"So all my life, I feel like I am a refugee," she says in Arabic, through an interpreter in a recent interview in Toronto, where Alia has lived since June. The Arab Spring in 2011 effectively became the catalyst for her journey to Canada, as protests against Syria's Assad regime descended into civil war. While more than 12 million people have been displaced since the war broke out, the cultural...
- Sydney Morning HeraldNov 30 05:23 PM
Imagine your young child tells you they are transgender. You scour the internet for information and talk to experts, but find no books suitable for them. What do you do? This Melbourne mother decided to write her own, an Australian first.
- AFP Relax News via Yahoo! NewsNov 24 10:40 PM
The movie, by British director Tom Hooper, who won an Oscar in 2011 for "The King's Speech," tells the story of Danish artist Einar Wegener, who underwent one of the first sex change operations of the 20th century and became known as Lili Elbe. Appearing at the Los Angeles premiere of the movie over the weekend, actor Eddie Redmayne said he was very much ignorant of transgender issues when he ...
'The Danish Girl': How transgender people have b... - The Christian Science Monitor
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- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsNov 21 09:37 AM
For a few transgender Americans, this has been a year of glamour and fame. For many others, 2015 has been fraught with danger, violence and mourning.
- TakePart.com via Yahoo! NewsNov 20 08:42 AM
Keyshia Blige, 33, was shot while driving with a friend in a Chicago suburb. “I think it’s just coming to light more because it’s being reported more, it’s being covered more—trans people have always had difficult lives,” Marti Abernathey, a transgender activist who operates the grassroots website, told TakePart, highlighting the struggles particularly for transgender women of color. It wasn’t ...
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