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domingo, junho 14, 2009

Homossexuais «invadem» a Europa
Paradas anuais em Roma, Varsóvia e Atenas
(Foto Parada de Atenas. EPA/MARIA MAROGIANNI)

[USA] [News/Health/Medicine]
Estrogens Do Not Protect Against Cardiovascular Death For Transsexuals
Long-term estrogen use does not protect male-to-female transsexuals from death due to cardiovascular disease but does not appear to raise their overall death rate, a new study found. The results were presented at The Endocrine Society's 91st Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.

Unas 200.000 personas desfilaron por Roma en la Gay Parade
Más de 20 carros circularon por la ciudad reivindicando los derechos homosexuales. Mucha música y atuendos para todos los gustos. Se destacó el primer travesti elegido diputado italiano.
(Foto participante da Parada de Roma.EPA/ARMANDO BABANI)

[USA] [Commentary]
What It's Like To Be Transgendered
In her own words, a transgender teen talks candidly about acceptance and tolerance.
Yesterday, Chaz Bono announced his
plans to have a sex change. Rika, a 17-year-old boy who came out as a girl during her freshman year, sheds a little light on what it means to be transgendered.

Polonia y Croacia realizaron sus respectivos Desfiles del Orgullo
Centenares de activistas gays y lesbianas desfilaron el sábado por las calles de la capital polaca para pedir la legalidad de las uniones entre parejas del mismo sexo.
(Foto de participante Polaca. EPA/Radek Pietruszka)

[USA] [Blog/Commentary]
The Avalanche of Hate Crimes
I get some of the news stories I post here from an e-mail list. Others I glean from Page One Q, 365 Gay, The Advocate and a bunch of blogs plus people send me items.

[USA] [Blog/Commentary]
Chaz Bono and covering gender transitions
The news this week that Chastity Bono is transitioning to be Chaz Bono offers the world another chance to hear about a topic that many still know little about.
Candis Cayne to Cher: "Show Love And Support"

UPDATE: National Media Coverage of KRXQ Hosts’ Apologies
Two weeks after mobilizing GLAAD supporters, Sacramento radio hosts Rob Williams and Arnie States apologized yesterday for their disparaging, anti-transgender remarks that promoted the abuse of transgender children.
KRXQ Boycott: UC Davis Health System Severs Ties With KRXQ