Transgender man has penis construction surgeryABC OnlineEarly on Billy-Joe told his girlfriend he was transgender and wanted to become a man. That was five years ago. He was 21. "This is going to be difficult journey are you with me?" he asked. He had already once tried to take his own life. "The road ...
Transgender Lobby Sues State Over Change of NamesAllAfrica.comThe State has been sued in a new case involving transgender people who are seeking a change of names in their national identity cards. They claim the refusal by the Principal Registrar of Persons to change their names on the IDs discriminates them and ...
Transgender woman turns pain into pagesWFSBRejection and loneliness, but for some this time can be really hurtful when people around them don't understand who they are. “I was born John and I lived as John for more than 60 years and about 3.5 years ago,” said Holly Maholm, a lawyer turned ...and more »
Transgender Policy EnforcedPolkio.com#DALLAS — On Nov. 16, the Dallas School District sent a letter to parents of students in physical education classes with a transgender student who is being allowed to use the locker room of the gender he identifies as. #The letter outlined the ...and more »
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Taking Note | For Transgender Rights Opponents, Houston Wasn't EnoughNew York Times (blog)The Houston Equal Rights Ordinance would've granted those who visit, live or work in Houston protection from “discrimination based on sex, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, familial status, marital status, military status, religion ...and more »
Five transgender Kenyans sue state to change their namesThe StarFive transgender Kenyans are suing to compel the state to register their new names on their national ID cards. The five, who were born men but are now changing to women, said they unsuccessfully applied to change their names on their IDs two years ago.