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sexta-feira, outubro 02, 2015

Identificado travesti assassinado com facada na nuca
Foi identificado como Lucas Alves de Souza, de 22 anos, o travesti morto com uma facada na nuca dia 16 de setembro em Campinas. O corpo estava no IML (Instituto Médico Legal) e foi identificado por uma irmã da vítima. Lucas foi achado morto na Rua Geraldo Gonçalves Dias, no Parque Shalon, perto do Complexo Penitenciário Campinas-Hortolândia. Segundo a polícia, a faca foi cravada na nuca e os 25 centímetros de lâmina atravessaram a cabeça saindo no queixo.

‘I wanted to be a mum even before I knew I wanted to be a woman’ – transgender model froze sperm before sex-change surgery in hope of having child
A Wearside model who fought back from the bullies to be crowned Miss Transgender North now faces her next challenge – becoming a mum.

DF Talk: Being transgender in Georgia
Natia Gvianishvili, director of NGO Women’s Initiatives Supporting Group and Nika Ghviniashvili, manager of NGO LGBT Georgia Resource Centre talk about transgenderness and the issues faced by transgender people in Georgia

Kolkata to recruit transgenders in civic police force
West Bengal government has been taking initiatives to upgrade the status of the community

Allahabad HC Orders Inclusion of Transgender in Panchayat Poll-related Forms
The Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court today directed Uttar Pradesh government and state Election Commission to provide for inclusion of third gender transgender candidates in the documents of panchayat elections, including nomination paper.

Transgenders in Chhattisgarh to undergo sex change surgery
In an effort to help transgender join the mainstream society, Chhattisgarh government is all set to draft an action plan for the welfare of nearly 3000 transgender in state.

Quebec's new gender designation regulations come into effect Oct. 1
For many trans people hoping to change their gender on official documents, the wait is over.

Boy takes stance on gender identity by wearing dress to picture day
Michael Melo wanted to make a bold statement about transgender tolerance at his high school. So, last week, the Grade 11 Kingsville student slipped into a formal evening dress and trotted off to class.

Transgender woman denied change room access at Victoria pool
A transgender woman says she was humiliated when staff at a City of Victoria-run pool denied her access to both the men’s and women’s change rooms.
City says sorry after trans gender woman complains of discrimination at Crystal Pool

Transmissions: Stonewalled
Director Roland Emmerich has released his latest disaster movie. This time, though, rather than space aliens blowing up American landmarks, or a freak ice age freezing American landmarks, or even Godzilla entangling hirself in American landmarks, it's the movie itself that ends up the disaster.

Logo TV to launch transgender-themed web series Beautiful As I Want to Be hosted by Geena Rocero
Logo TV will turn the camera toward transgender youth in the new digital web series Beautiful As I Want to Be, hosted by transgender model and Gender Proud founder Geena Rocero, the LGBT-focused network announced Wednesday.

What's the Story Behind the ‘Transgender Tragedy’ on Tonight's Law & Order: SVU?
The latest 'ripped from the headlines' storyline on tonight's NBC's Law & Order: SVU is a tale of bullying that the show's producers say they hope 'inspire conversations.'

This Transgender Man's ER Story Will Horrify You
No one should be made to feel like a 'freak show' in the emergency room.

Here's Why Laverne Cox and Janet Mock Are Tweeting #Transneeds
A gathering at the White House sparks an effort for transgender people to tell the federal government and society as a whole how they can be better protected and served.

Report details trans woman's stabbing death
A San Francisco transgender woman killed earlier this year died from a stab wound to the chest, the medical examiner's office has concluded.

Palo Alto school district eyes new gender-identity policy
Proposed action would more fully support transgender, gender non-conforming students

Caitlyn Jenner will not be charged in fatal car crash
Prosecutors declined to charge Caitlyn Jenner on Wednesday in a California car crash that killed another driver, citing insufficient evidence to support a case.

Greenwich to hold panel on transgender issues
Family Centers will lead a public discussion this month on handling potential issues concerning transgender members of the community — a topic that has arisen as transgender individuals have become more accepted into the mainstream.

Gender neutral restrooms are necessary for the comfort of all students
College campuses are turning to an unusual place to make students feel included: the bathroom.

What is male privilege? Transgender people experience how men and women are treated differently
There’s a lot of talk about “privilege” these days: “white privilege,” “heterosexual privilege" or “male privilege.”

Transgender homecoming queen reacts to group's protest plans
Landon Patterson won crown following transition

Mountainside School Board Mulls Transgender Student Policy
The state Department of Education is recommending school districts in New Jersey, including Mountainside's, adopt a policy essentially ensuring equal educational opportunities and equal access for transgender students.

Asesinaron, descuartizaron y quemaron a una joven transexual en Río Gallegos
El ADN indicó que era Marcela Chocobar, buscada hace más de 20 días. Encontraron los restos en un baldío. Hay dos detenidos.
Una prueba de ADN reveló ayer que Marcela Chocobar, una joven transexual que buscaban hace más de 20 días en la ciudad de Río Gallegos fue asesinada, descuartizada y quemada, informaron fuentes judiciales.