Tag: transgender

Posted in Psychology

Increasing societal awareness and acceptance of gender diversity

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11977601 Published today in the New Zealand Medical Journal, the study showed further increases in referrals for people under the age of 30, as well…

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Posted in Gender Identity

Another Reason to be Glad to be Kiwi

Russian propaganda outlet Sputnik mocks US ‘Tranny troops’ https://t.co/CNpFYRJzLC — PinkNews (@PinkNews) January 3, 2018 Russian state media outlet Sputnik News has mocked transgender troops…

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Posted in Politics

#NZ #bathrooms #accommodate #Transgender #people

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/79760678/Are-New-Zealand-bathrooms-doing-enough-to-accommodate-Transgender-people Employers in New Zealand are legally required to accommodate the specific needs of trans employees, including in use of the facilities. The law states…

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Posted in Politics

#Countdown #transgender #employees #support

Countdown’s transgender policy ‘spectacular’ step https://t.co/K72m2LE76a via @nzherald — NZ Human Rights (@NZHumanRights) May 7, 2017

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Posted in News

California: single-stall bathrooms open to all genders

?️‍?✊?️‍? California leading by example! New state law makes single-stall bathrooms open to all genders https://t.co/ECaT8w2HeA #LGBT #LGBTQ — Eric Rosswood (@LGBT_Activist) March 2, 2017

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Health experts condemn attempts to ‘cure’ trans people

http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2017/01/16/health-experts-condemn-attempts-to-cure-trans-people-in-wake-of-controversial-bbc-documentary/ A statement from the health bodies said: “We the undersigned UK organisations wish to state that the practice of conversion therapy has no place…

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President Obama commutes 35 year sentence of transgender woman

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/17/us/politics/obama-commutes-bulk-of-chelsea-mannings-sentence.html?_r=1 President Obama on Tuesday commuted all but four months of the remaining prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the Army intelligence analyst convicted of a…

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40-year waiting list for NZ’s transgender patients

https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/doctor-blasts-outrageous-40-year-waiting-list-nzs-transgender-patients Eighty-eight people are now awaiting gender reassignment surgery, with an average of two operations funded from the public purse each year. Dr Madison declined…

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US: Transgender rights

By Ludovic Bertron from New York City, Usa – https://www.flickr.com/photos/23912576@N05/2942525739, CC BY 2.0, Link Nick Anderson Cartoonist http://www.advocate.com/politics/2016/5/24/donald-trump-claims-accommodating-transgender-people-too-expensive O’Reilly asked Trump if he provided gender-neutral…

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Female prison officers refuse to strip search transgender offender they insist is clearly a man

Female prison officers refuse to strip search transgender offender they insist is clearly a man http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/female-prison-officers-refuse-strip-7667184 Shared from Google News & Weather He has filed…

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