Dopo il racconto di S, ragazzo trans (FtM) ci ha scritto una ragazza, sempre di Pisa, per raccontarci la sua esperienza. Per ovvi motivi useremo un nome di fantasia, la chiameremo Erica.
The Irish blood service is to continue refusing blood from gay men despite a relaxation in the rule by authorities in the UK. Health Minister Dr James Reilly (pictured) said the permanent deferral of men who have sex with men (MSM) – of whom a significant majority consider themselves to be gay – by the [...]
Police in Nepal denied on Tuesday that they had been targeting people with long hair as part of a drive against “hooliganism” in the capital that has seen more than 1,000 people arrested in the last week. “We based our arrests on complaints from local people about youth loitering and making noise,” Kathmandu police spokesman [...]
The coroner who declined a full inquest into the suicide of a gay soldier is a Mormon church elder who attacked same-sex marriage in a submission to Parliament, saying it was an unnecessary “social experiment”. Gordon Matenga (pictured) put the submission before MPs just three months before declining to open an inquest into the death [...]
“Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother”.- Lin Yutang, Chinese writer The Australian people may know me as a politician but I am, and will always be, a mother first. I am incredibly proud of both my sons and love them both equally and passionately. Both my children were brought [...]
The Minister of the Interior, Jorge Fernández Díaz, has returned to express once again its opposition to the right of same-sex couples to marry. Fernández Díaz, who after the ruling dismissing the appeal of his party against equal marriage was one of the first to show his disagreement, returns to the fray stating that it is in [...]
A 16-year-old student says he was given permission to set up a gay-straight alliance group at his school in Steinbach, but was then told he couldn’t advertise the existence of the group to classmates. Evan Wiens is calling that discrimination, saying other student groups are allowed to put up posters at Steinbach Regional Secondary School [...]
Запрет шествий и митингов прошлогоднего майского гей-прайда в Москве обжалован в пятницу 1 марта в Верховном Суде России. В высшую судебную инстанцию страны направлена надзорная жалоба на решения нижестоящих судов о законности запрета столичными властями акций седьмого Московского гей-прайда 26-27 мая 2012 года.
Оргкомитет Социального маршазапретил использование ЛГБТ-символики на шествии и митинге 2 марта. Об этом сообщила в твиттере член совета Левого фронта Екатерина Мочалова, которая будет вести митинг. Она уточнила, что решение было принято за месяц до акции большинством голосов на заседании оргкомитета. Ранее сообщалось, что “радужная колонна” собирается принять участие в марше.
Annie Lennox has issued a call to action today, in response to the epidemic of violence that has been taking place against women and girls in South Africa for years. The petition implores South African media, key government officials, and religious leaders to make a commitment of personal and professional responsibility, in order to ensure [...]
With transsexuals in Sweden now able to change gender legally without being sterilized, those who were forced to accept the procedure prior to a recent law change continue their fight for compensation from the state. Sweden is often hailed as a forward-thinking society promoting equality for all, but transsexuals who had to accept to be [...]
A transgender dentist is to launch a fresh legal challenge for a new birth certificate recognising her female gender. Five years ago Dr Lydia Foy, who was registered at birth as a male, won a High Court case which found the State had violated her rights under the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). The [...]
In Ireland almost 50% of homosexual parents declare of being discriminated because of their status. That’s what emerged from a report led by LGBT Diversity and 12 other associations that collected 153 same-sex parents experiences as well as those of 170 who are planning to start a family. It shows as well all the juridical [...]