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segunda-feira, Janeiro 16, 2012













[España]
Los prejuicios son la causa de que un 70% personas transexuales no puedan acceder a un puesto de trabajo
Así lo constata el Col·lectiu Lambda que hoy ha presentado una campaña para romper las barreras del prejuicio y favorecer el acceso al mercado laboral de las personas transexuales. UGT, CCOO e Intersindical Valenciana han dado su apoyo a esta iniciativa en una rueda de prensa conjunta con Lambda, en la que se ha presentado el primer informe hecho en España sobre la situación sociolaboral de las personas transexuales.

[Ireland]
Ladies and gentlemen
It's not easy being born the wrong gender. But you have options, as Joanna Kiernan discovers when she taps into Ireland's transgender community and meets boys who were girls and girls who were boys, including a Donegal sheep farmer, an Argentinian-Irish lesbian who pretends to her grandparents she's still male, and the former girl who can't wait to be a dad

[Escócia]
Discriminação trans em escola
Um jovem estudante reclamou que foi mandado para casa por se vestir de rapariga.

[France]
L’artiste trans’ Farrah Diod est décédée
Pionnière de l’image de synthèse (le formidable générique de L’Œil du cyclone sur Canal +, c’était elle), l’artiste trans’ Farrah Diod est décédée ce matin d’un cancer des os lié au sida.


[Sweden]
Human rights group slams sex change laws
Sweden's forced sterilization for sex change candidates continues to spark debate, as organization Human Rights Watch (HRW) has written a letter to prime minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, urging him to reconsider the law.
Sweden: Letter to the Prime Minister Regarding Transgender Law

[Kuwait]
HRW: Kuwait police abused transgender women
Human Rights Watch on Sunday accused Kuwaiti police of torturing and sexually abusing transgender women and called on the Gulf state to hold officers accountable.
Watchdog urges Kuwait to stop transgender abuse
Kuwait: End Police Abuses Against Transgender Women


[India]
Transgenders held for tricking men
The sleuths of Anti-Vice Squad on Saturday arrested three persons, including two transgenders, who posed as women and solicited men by sending mails to random email ids, following a tip-off by a software engineer.

[India]
Kin-less, eunuchs good for Army: Arunachal CM aide
An advisor to Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has sought a separate regiment in the Army for eunuchs, writing to the Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Defence and the Planning Commission that they can serve the country better.

[India]
Nine warring city eunuchs arrested in Ahmedabad
Vastrapur police arrested 9 eunuchs involved in the internecine gang war on Thursday near Vastrapur Lake. Based on the complaint filed by both the eunuch gangs against each other, police arrested 9 of their members, including 6 of the Nitu De gang and 3 belonging to the Bhavna De gang, on Friday.

[USA]
The great Girl Scout cookie row
Its motto is "be prepared." But there's a limit to everything, and at least one young member of America's Scouting movement is deeply unprepared for its forward-thinking efforts to embrace modernity.

[USA]
RuPaul Likes The Word 'Tranny'
RuPaul is done with political correctness. In an interview with Michelangelo Signorile doomed to get a lot of ugly blowback -- and which was recapitulated by Signorile at at HuffPo -- she rails against the tranny taboo ...
RuPaul Sounds Off On New Season Of 'RuPaul's Drag Race,' Obama, The Word 'Tranny,' And More
[Commentary] Rupaul: Fuck You, You Silly Faggot!

[USA]
‘Work It’ didn’t work — ABC cancels sitcom after only two episodes
“Work It” just didn’t work.
ABC has cancelled the series “Work It” after only two episodes. The series debuted on January 3, 2012 to low ratings, and, according to Entertainment Weekly, dropped another 20 percent this week.
ABC fires polarizing comedy 'Work It'
ABC Cancels Work It

[Commentary] ABC Pulls The Plug On Work It, Its Universally Detested Drag Comedy

[MI, USA]
Traverse City rejects anti-gay bill H.B. 5039
Municipalites around Michigan are making known their strong opposition to H.B. 5039 bill introduced last October by republican state Rep. Tom McMillin (Rochester Dist. 45).

[TN, USA]
Tennessee State Rep Introduces Anti-Trans "Bathroom Bill," Senate Version Quickly Withdrawn
This week, Tennessee State Rep. Richard Floyd (R) introduced a bill that would punish trans people with a class C misdemeanor for using a bathroom or dressing room outside of one matching the gender on their birth certificate.

[México]
Piden que Ley que posibilita cambio DNI transexuales en DF sea valida para todo México
La fracción del PRD en la Cámara de Diputados presentará un proyecto de Ley General de Identidad Jurídica para facilitar el cambio de documentos oficiales a los transexuales y garantizarles el pleno ejercicio de sus derechos en todo el país.