#transgender

  • Article: India's Gay Sex Ruling Is a Win for the Fight Against AIDS

    India's Gay Sex Ruling Is a Win for the Fight Against AIDS

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 8, 2019

    About 30% of gay men in India living with HIV do not know their status. Read more

  • Article: US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 25, 2018

    The DOJ argues that federal laws on sex discrimination don't include gender identity. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Province Just Issued Its First Gender-Inclusive Passport

    This Canadian Province Just Issued Its First Gender-Inclusive Passport

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 8, 2018

    You can now apply for a document with ‘M,’ ‘F,’ ‘X,’ or no designation at all. Read more

  • Article: Canadian Passports Will Soon Offer Gender-Neutral Designation

    Canadian Passports Will Soon Offer Gender-Neutral Designation

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 25, 2017

    Canadian immigration minister said that the change is being made so that everyone can be themselves. Read more

  • Article: For Trans Women in India, Toilets Present Another Level of Problems

    For Trans Women in India, Toilets Present Another Level of Problems

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 23, 2016

    The trans women known as “hijra” say it’s time for Indian culture to accept them as equals. Read more

  • Article: Transgender marriage is now legal under Sharia law in Pakistan

    Transgender marriage is now legal under Sharia law in Pakistan

    By Garima Bakshi|June 28, 2016

    In a country so influenced by religious bodies, this is a positive step toward equality. Read more