Monthly Archives: February 2013

Transgender Woman Runs For Office In Ecuador For First Time

Transgender Woman Runs For Office In Ecuador For First Time

A 30-year-old rights activist is vying to become Ecuador’s first transsexual lawmaker. Diane Rodriguez is seeking to fill a vacant congressional seat as a candidate of the leftist Rupture 25 party in the South American country’s February 17 presidential and parliamentary elections.

Transforming Practice

Transforming Practice

Today Ethica Press is launching Transforming Practice: Life Stories of Transgender Men that Change How Health Providers Work, the first book of its kind to demonstrate how health providers might better support those questioning or struggling with gender transition on the trans-masculine spectrum.