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quinta-feira, Outubro 21, 2010

[UK]
Police hunt transsexual and wife after they disappear, leaving 10-year-old daughter home alone
Police are hunting a transsexual and his wife who have disappeared - leaving their ten-year-old daughter behind.
Charlotte and Jake Addams went missing from their home on April 21 and have made no contact with family or friends since.
Officers say Jake - also known as Amyrose - was going through a gender reassignment process to become a woman.

[Finland]
More Young People Contemplate Sex Change
An increasing number of young people are considering sex-change procedures. Finland's gay rights organisation Seta reports that interest in such procedures has clearly risen over the past three years.

[Iran]
La Transexualidad en Irán ; artículo de opinión de Morales de Urioste
La República Islámica de Irán posee una de las legislaciones más progresistas y avanzadas del mundo respecto a la transexualidad. En 1983 el líder espiritual de la revolución iraní, el Ayatolá Jomeini, emitió la fatua en la que se reconoce que los transexuales tienen derecho a operarse y a obtener una nueva identidad. Desde entonces los distintos gobiernos de Irán han ido desarrollando y ampliando las políticas sociales y sanitarias de apoyo y protección para con los transexuales. Tras el ascenso de Mahmud Ahmadinejad al poder en 2005, las ayudas a la reasignación de género se han incrementado considerable, lo que ha convertido a Irán en un referente internacional.

[UAE]
Court upholds cross-dresser student’s reduced jail term
The Dubai Court of Cassation upheld recently a one-year jail term awarded by the appellate court to a male student for indulging in prostitution and cross-dressing.

[Nepal]
Activists push for ’third sex’ ID cards for Nepalese transgender people
The Global Forum on MSM & HIV has called on Nepal’s Home Ministry to issue "third sex" citizenship cards to transgender people in accord with a 2007 Supreme Court decision.

[Pakistan]
Eunuch stoned to death in Faisalabad
A eunuch was stoned to death by unidentified persons in the central Pakistani city of Faisalabad today, police said.


[India]
Eunuch Leader Takes A Stand
Transgender rickshaw driver fights for his community, leads protests against corrupt police, municipal employees in India's Allahabad.
In Ajeet Bhaadur's city Allahabad, over 3 thousand cycle rickshaw drivers are protesting against corrupt policemen and municipality staff who force the poor rickshaw drivers to pay bribes for obtaining a driving license. The protest movement of the rickshaw drivers is led by Veeru Dada -- a Eunuch and a former rickshaw driver herself.

[India]
A Sonia leads eunuchs to polls
Sonia Dey, 27, and nine other eunuchs will contest the upcoming civic elections from Ahmedabad. (Photo)

[India] Eunuchs sue minister for defamation
The animal husbandry minister, Mr Kolusu Parthasarathi, has drawn the ire of the eunuch community after he allegedly compared a local legislator with eunuchs last week.

[Indonesia]
Hardliners Threaten Q! Film Festival
Hardliners gathering under the group named the Islam Defenders Front (FPI) will hold protest before the building of Goethe Institut in Jakarta, Indonesia, in an effort to be against the annual movie screening on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Q! Film Festival in the venue.

[Thailand]
Norwegian Victim of Transsexual Necklace Theft in South Pattaya
A Norwegian Tourist was caught up in a necklace snatch in South Pattaya, early on Friday Morning.

[USA] [Blog/Commentary] $5,000 reward offered in conjunction with Myra Ical Murder Mystery
Mathew, who anonymously wrote Cristan Williams the executive director of the Transgender Foundation in Montrose maybe in line for a substantial reward should he contact police. Included in Mathews letter were the times and locations that he came into contact with the alleged murderer. Also included was the first name of the murderer.

[MI, USA] Trans Teen Denied Homecoming Crown
After being elected homecoming king by his peers, a transgender Michigan high-schooler was denied his crown by school officials.
School robs teen of homecoming king title
Students support transgendered classmate for homecoming king


[MI, USA]
Appeals court: Transgender identity irrelevant
Eastpointe man attacked woman with nunchucks in apparent road rage incident
The appeals court upheld the assault conviction of a male motorcyclist who attacked a suspected transgender female driver with "nunchucks" in an apparent road rage incident in Eastpointe.

[México]
Aumentan las agresiones a transexuales a raíz de declaraciones de cardenales en México
A raíz de las declaraciones homofóbicas de los cardenales Juan Sandoval Íñiguez y Norberto Rivera, el australopithecus de la foto superior, además del vocero de la Arquidiócesis de México, Hugo Valdemar, han aumentado las agresiones contra grupos de defensa de la diversidad sexual, advirtió Arianna Alfaro, portavoz de la asociación civil Transformarte, que agrupa a hombres y mujeres transexuales.
Acosan a una adolescente transgénero

[Mexico] Fue Carlos Salcido quien invitó a transexual ''Gema'' a pachanga del Tri
De acuerdo a una extensa entrevista realizada por la revista TVNotas, el jugador del Fulham Carlos Salcido, habría invitado a Gema a la fiesta del Tri en Monterrey, en donde ambos sostuvieron un encuentro sexual en el baño del Hotel.

[Uruguay]
Marcha por la Diversidad de Uruguay piden integración social de transexuales, matrimonio gay y también aborto
La tradicional Marcha de la Diversidad que cada año recorre el centro de Montevideo reclamó hoy por la despenalización del aborto en Uruguay, además de sus habituales reclamos por el matrimonio homosexual y por la creación de políticas que permitan la integración social de los transexuales.

[Chile]
Miles de personas marcharon por el Orgullo Transexual, Lésbico, Gay y Bi en Chile
Varios miles de personas desfilaron hoy por las calles de Santiago de Chile en la XII Marcha por la Diversidad Sexual para reclamar el respeto a los derechos de las minorías sexuales.
Multitudinaria marcha de la diversidad sexual
Miles de personas marchan en Chile por los derechos de las minorías sexuales


[Argentina]
Asociación de transexuales de Argentina ATTTA presentara Proyecto de Ley de Identidad de Genero
La Asociación de Travestis, Transexuales y Transgéneros de Argentina (ATTTA) confirmó que presentarán en Comodoro Rivadavia el proyecto de Ley de identidad de género.