- StuffOct 08 03:57 PM
The Rev Sarah Jones was at the centre of a looming tabloid scandal when she decided her best option was to "out" herself as the UK's first ordained transgender priest.
- Boston.comOct 06 10:16 PM
Critics of Massachusetts proposals to extend non-discrimination protections to transgender people in restaurants, schools or any place that accommodates the public said the state should instead focus on the privacy rights of children and women.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsOct 08 04:20 AM
Malaysia's highest court on Thursday dismissed a challenge to a ban on cross-dressing, dealing a major setback to the battle for the rights of the country's transgender community, as Islamic conservatism grows in the Southeast Asian country. Muslim-majority Malaysia's image as a promoter of moderate Islam has eroded in recent years as authorities and political figures push for stricter measures...
- MedicineNet.comOct 05 09:29 PM
Title: Transgender Discrimination Linked to Risky Health Behaviors Category: Health News Created: 10/2/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 10/5/2015 12:00:00 AM
- NPROct 07 12:59 PM
We hear a counterargument to our conversation earlier this week about how to accommodate transgender people in gyms.
- The GuardianOct 08 04:01 PM
Riley Carter Millington will play Kyle, a young transgender man, who will become a BBC soap regular by the end of the year EastEnders has cast a transgender actor to play a long-running trans character in a first for UK soaps. Riley Carter Millington has been cast as Kyle, a young transgender man who will first hit screens in October before becoming a regular at the end of the year. Continue ...
- Press Association via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsOct 08 04:28 PM
EastEnders has made UK soap history by casting a transgender actor to play a transgender character in a continuing role.
Transgender Model Geena Rocero Says She Bleached Her Skin for Beauty Pageants 'Because That Was The Ideal Beauty'People MagazineOct 07 12:09 PM
"I never really thought of myself as beautiful when I was young," Geena Rocero told Galore
- EurekAlert!Oct 08 11:37 AM
( University of Houston ) The likelihood of a transgender person attempting suicide is very high, often because of the prejudice, transphobia and other stressors. A new study examined factors that may protect transgender adults from attempting suicide. Its conclusions also inform medical and mental health professionals who work with transgender clients.
- Good Morning America via Yahoo! NewsOct 07 05:31 PM
Keisha Jenkins, a 22-year-old transgender woman from Philadelphia, was recently beaten and shot to death by a group of men, according to police, who said they are investigating whether her gender identity played a role in the slaying. Jenkins is at least the 20th trans woman killed in the United States this year -- and the 18th trans woman of color, according to a report and statement published...
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