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domingo, Novembro 28, 2010

[Portugal]
Aprovado diploma para simplificar mudança do registo civil de sexo e nome dos transexuais
O Parlamento aprovou hoje as iniciativas do Governo e do Bloco para simplificar a mudança do registo civil de sexo e do nome dos transexuais, com votos favoráveis da esquerda e de 12 deputados do PSD, ao contrário da sua bancada.

[Brasil]
Rio Grande do Sul: Professora transexual recebe prêmio por trabalho contra a homofobia escolar
Distinção foi concedida por ONG internacional em reconhecimento às orientações de tolerância sexual da professora Marina Reidel.

[UK]
Mini-skirted man insults woman in Tadley
A cross-dresser in stockings and training shoes made dirty remarks to a woman in Tadley.
Polcie hunt cross-dresser over indecent remark
Cross-dresser wanted over lewd remark in Tadley


[UK]
Sex swaps ’n robbers
Jailed burglar Darren Goode has stunned fellow lags by saying: "Call me Jasmine."

[UK]
Five arrested in Met raids for anti-gay and transphobic crimes
Five people in London were arrested on suspicion of homophobic and transphobic crimes yesterday as part of a series of dawn raids.
A total of 247 people were arrested in connection with hate crimes in yesterday’s Met police operation.

[Africa]
Nigeria complain to Caf over Equatorial Guinea players
The Confederation of African Football (Caf) is to investigate claims about the gender of some players at the recent African Women's Championship.
Questions of Gender in Africa
Gender bender dispute roils African football
Equatorial Guinea's footballers caught up in gender row


[Canada]
Sexuality Identification System (SiS) A Gender Evolution
President of DDP Consulting Services & Products Inc. and transsexual female Dina D Paige launches the Sexuality Identification System to the world today.
"The term 'sex' to describe gender is no longer adequate for fully describing the diversity of the sexuality variant possibilities that exist today," explains Paige. "A system is needed that would address the inadequacy of the current binary system and the term 'sex' to describe gender."

[USA]
The Love Story of Elizabeth and Her Transman Deen: Meet Their Parents
After 10 year of their "queer" children being together, the parents met only a few months ago during the month of Ramadan. Deen's parents were fasting, but they were happy to talk about the weather and the garden.

[USA] [Commentary]
The TSA versus American manhood
I'm not a politician, although some of my friends have told me I should consider running for public office. That will never happen though, primarily because I'm not wealthy, and secondarily because I'm not mentally impaired. Of course, if I should ever win the lottery and then sustain a blunt force head trauma, Senator Susan Collins just might have an electoral fight on her hands.

[USA] [Commentary]
Personal Identity
We are not confused about our gender. It is other people who have that problem. They confuse who we are with their image of who we should be.
Would you stand for anyone else doing that to you, for whatever reason?

[Venezuela]
A transgender's run for Supreme Court challenges culture of intolerance
Venezuela is making history with the very first transgender who has applied to be a member of the Supreme Court.
Her name is Tamara Adrian, and she exemplifies what it means to be a human being, for several reasons.

[Argentina]
Travestis y transexuales chubutenses empezaron en Trelew campaña por la Ley de Identidad de Género
En Argentina se está peleando por la primera ley a nivel mundial de Identidad de Género, que beneficiaría a personas travestis, transexuales y transgéneros, para que puedan cambiarse el nombre registral de acuerdo a la identidad sexual que define su personalidad y también su aspecto.