#Transgender

  • Article: World's Only Transgender Minister Seeks to Break Barriers in Taiwan
    Citizenship

    World's Only Transgender Minister Seeks to Break Barriers in Taiwan

    Sept. 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Audrey Tang wants to help entrepreneurs find solutions to social problems. Read more

  • Article: British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide
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    British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide

    Sept. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Gay and transgender people attacked by their partners are also twice as likely to self-harm. Read more

  • Article: Scott Morrison Criticised for Offensive Tweet About Transgender Schoolkids
    Health

    Scott Morrison Criticised for Offensive Tweet About Transgender Schoolkids

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 7, 2018

    “We do not need ‘gender whisperers’ in our schools. Let kids be kids.” Read more

  • Feature: These Beautiful Photographs Show Trans Women in Their Own Light
    FeatureGirls & Women

    These Beautiful Photographs Show Trans Women in Their Own Light

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 5, 2018

    Global Citizen met Manchester-based photographer Allie Crewe to hear why it's so important. Read more

  • Article: Christine Hallquist Makes US History as First Openly Trans Major Party Candidate for Governor
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    Christine Hallquist Makes US History as First Openly Trans Major Party Candidate for Governor

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2018

    She beat out three other candidates in Vermont’s Democratic primary Tuesday. Read more

  • Feature: This Trans Activist Fled Death Threats. Now She Wants to Overhaul Global Law.
    FeatureCitizenship

    This Trans Activist Fled Death Threats. Now She Wants to Overhaul Global Law.

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2018

    "The law itself has to change worldwide to protect everybody." Read more

  • Article: 13 Trans Candidates Are Running in Pakistan's Elections This Week
    Citizenship

    13 Trans Candidates Are Running in Pakistan's Elections This Week

    July 24, 2018

    The conservative country is making strides in the trans rights movement. Read more

  • Article: World Health Organization No Longer Classifies Being Trans as 'Mental Illness'
    Health

    World Health Organization No Longer Classifies Being Trans as 'Mental Illness'

    By Joanna Prisco|June 21, 2018

    The United Nations health agency said the change would improve social acceptance. Read more