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sábado, março 01, 2014

Em fase de produção do seu novo álbum, a cantora fala da sua carreira, personalidade e dia-a-dia.
Esperámos por Titica, a kudurista queer, no bar do hotel em Lisboa onde veio gravar o segundo álbum, depois do tão badalado Chão. Chegou, acabada de acordar, de saia comprida às riscas e sapato brilhante, alta e altiva. O seu enorme riso interior provocou uma empatia imediata, a ousadia da artista Titica é desarmante. Afectuosa no trato, prefere não falar muito da sua sexualidade, explicando, de forma assertiva e cansada de ter de se justificar, que é “mulher e ponto”. E uma mulher com convicção.

South Yorkshire trans-gender woman's suicide
A transsexual committed suicide while waiting for the gender reassignment surgery to change her into a woman, an inquest heard.
Kerry Milward, who had changed her name from Kenneth in 2010, was found slumped in a Land Rover Discovery.

Woman mauled by stag "lucky to be alive"
It was to have been a quiet dram in the company of friends the night before Hogmanay, only for nature and chance to conspire in the bloodiest way.

Transgender Ricky Nathanson speaks out
At his 90th birthday celebration last week, President Robert Mugabe called on Zimbabweans not to "misuse" their sex organs.

Over 30,000 transgenders in Tamil Nadu, yet only 2,996 are voters
Reflecting the woes of transgenders who have remained social 'untouchables' with restricted access to education and jobs, only a minuscule 2,996 transgenders in Tamil Nadu enrolled themselves in the 5.3 crore strong voters list.

An identity at last as 71 transgenders get Aadhaar cards
Social welfare dept caters to elderly and infant eunuchs but eunuchs in the age group of 19-59 years face a difficult time

Transgender inmate placed in female section of Ottawa jail
The union for Ontario’s prison guards wants the province to update policies regarding transgender prisoners after a woman with male anatomy was housed in the all-female section of the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre.

Meet Calpernia Addams, the Woman Who Trains A-Listers To Play Trans Roles
Oscars season is coming up, which means we’re about to shower actors with awards and praise for their work. But the people who help them portray such stirring roles are rarely recognized. Calpernia Addams is one of those people.

The Unshocking Truth of How California's Transgender Law Works in Schools
The effort against the School Success and Opportunity Act has failed. Now what?

D.C. Health Insurance Required to Cover Treatment for Gender Dysphoria Patients
D.C. health insurance providers must cover treatment, including gender reassignment surgeries, for residents who are diagnosed with gender dysphoria, Mayor Vince Gray announced today.
D.C. Mayor Makes Major Move Expanding Trans Health Care
D.C. Expands Insurance Protection For Transgender Residents
D.C. requires insurers to cover gender reassignment
DC Introduces Comprehensive Health Care Coverage For Transgender People
Gray: D.C. Insurance To Cover Gender Dysphoria Treatments
DC orders insurance companies to cover gender-reassignment surgery for transgender residents

Salem Passes Transgender Inclusive Non-Discrimination Ordinance
The Massachusetts Transgender Equal Rights Coalition (MATERC) is pleased to report the passage of a transgender inclusive non-discrimination ordinance in Salem, Massachusetts. The ordinance passed the Salem City Council unanimously on Thursday evening.

Oral arguments set in Morris case
Oral arguments are scheduled for the spring in a document-access dispute relating to the Nizah Morris case.

New evidence ties transgender inmate to 1990s murder
Authorities have found new evidence that ties a transgender individual to the murder of a 26-year-old woman from the 1990s.