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domingo, julho 21, 2013

Travestis e transexuais afirmam sofrer preconceito de gays
Discriminada entre os héteros, travestis e transexuais também enfrentam aversão vinda dos gays. Em depoimentos sinceros, elas revelam o preconceito

Condenado a 15 años por asesinar y enterrar en cal viva a una transexual
La Audiencia Provincial de Madrid ha condenado a Raúl V.C. a quince años de prisión por el asesinato de una transexual, Astrid Carolina L.C., además de tener que abonar 150.000 euros de indemnización al marido de la víctima.

Eunuchs demand scrapping of medical test for pension
Even after the government had sanctioned Rs. 500 pension per month for eunuchs less than sixty years and Rs. 1,000 for above the age of sixty with a fanfare on August 31, 2007, only one eunuch has availed the facility since then.

Senate Inquiry reveals forced surgery on intersex children
Submissions to the Senate Inquiry on involuntary or coerced sterilisation have revealed that ‘normalising’ surgeries on intersex children often occur without adequate consultation or follow up.

Parents of Transgender Kids Are Criminals, And Other Right Wing Lunacies
The fever swamps of the right wing are teeming with new life this week. Among the spawn to emerge:
Liberty Counsel: Supporting Transgender Kids Is Criminally Bad Parenting

No short-term serious side effects from hormones for transsexuals
Hormonal therapies for transgender patients that block puberty and/or deliver opposite-sex hormones did not adversely affect bone development in adolescents and caused no serious side effects in teens or adults, two studies found.

Transgender woman wins discrimination case after denied employment by US government
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms violated federal laws for rejecting a potential employee because she was transgender

Man arrested in Philly trans woman hatchet murder
Following a report to the police on Wednesday by someone who saw a body wrapped in plastic being carried through her house, police in Philadelphia arrested Charles Sargent for the murder of a trans woman.
Man Accused of Killing Transgender Lover, Dumping Body Parts in Lot
Philadelphia man accused of murder, dumping body of transgender lover

Strawberry Mansion man dismembered prostitute, sources say

Texas Transgender Nondiscrimination Summit gathers at UH
On a sunny day, a wide variety of folks devoted to putting an end to discrimination, met at the University of Houston campus to discuss ways to help transgender students thrive in college.