#Transgender

  • Article: HIV Disproportionately Affects Transgender Women — But They’re Fighting Back
    Health

    HIV Disproportionately Affects Transgender Women — But They’re Fighting Back

    By David Brand|Dec. 1, 2017

    Community centers and other organizations are tapping into strong social networks. Read more

  • Article: An India Court Just Offered Jobs to Acid Attack Victims & Trans Women to Set an Example
    Girls & Women

    An India Court Just Offered Jobs to Acid Attack Victims & Trans Women to Set an Example

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Fighting gender discrimination in small ways can add up. Read more

  • Article: Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists
    Citizenship

    Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 16, 2017

    “This is the time to come together to connect the dots.” Read more

  • Article: Children Should Be Free to Wear Tutus, Tiaras, and Heels at School, Says Church of England
    Citizenship

    Children Should Be Free to Wear Tutus, Tiaras, and Heels at School, Says Church of England

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 13, 2017

    The church released new guidance on homophobia, transphobia, and biphobia. Read more

  • Article: These Trans Candidates Are Making Herstory in the US
    Citizenship

    These Trans Candidates Are Making Herstory in the US

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 8, 2017

    “Tonight Karma is a transgender woman, a black female Mayor, a turbaned Sikh Mayor…” Read more

  • Article: Why a Growing Number of Transgender Children Are Being Removed from UK Schools
    Citizenship

    Why a Growing Number of Transgender Children Are Being Removed from UK Schools

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 20, 2017

    Parents have “no option,” says report. Read more

  • Article: Transgender Pakistanis Will Be Officially Recognized as Citizens for First Time Ever
    Citizenship

    Transgender Pakistanis Will Be Officially Recognized as Citizens for First Time Ever

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 21, 2017

    Pakistan’s government has made strides for transgender equality, but society has been slow to change Read more

  • Article: Top Military Surgeon Promises Free Surgeries for Trans Personnel If Ban Goes Through
    Health

    Top Military Surgeon Promises Free Surgeries for Trans Personnel If Ban Goes Through

    By Joe McCarthy|July 31, 2017

    “It’s obvious discrimination. I think any fifth-grader could see that.” Read more