At a special General Membership Meeting of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3903, a motion was passed today to establish a Trans Caucus, setting a precedent in the North American labour movement.
After years of cisgender actors and actresses playing trans characters in film, a transgender actress has been cast as a trans woman in the upcoming romantic comedy, Boy Meets Girl.
Philadelphia City Council has passed legislation aimed at ending discriminatory exclusion of health benefits for transgender city employees.
At the recent national convention of Communications Workers of America (CWA) in Pittsburgh, members passed a resolution supporting healthcare coverage that includes transgender related health services.
New development will feature toilets that do not use the words ‘men’ or ‘ladies’ but have symbols denoting that they can be used by anybody.
The Kalamazoo Township (MI) Board of Trustees voted this week to add language to its equal opportunity employer policy that states that the township will not discriminate against gender identity, sexual orientation, or genetic information.
Vermont’s Division of Insurance issued a bulletin effective April 22 that directs insurance companies to end their practice of excluding medically necessary care for transgender people.
While the push toward marriage equality in the U.S. sits in the spotlight, there’s another movement underway, one that’s gaining momentum and promises to grow into a leading political contender: The transgender movement.
The Idaho Transportation Department has agreed to new regulations allowing drivers who are transgender to change the sex designation on their driver’s licenses without a note from a surgeon.
Pakistan’s vibrant but shunned transgender community is striking out into politics with individuals contesting elections for the first time.