The P.E.I. provincial government in Canada will now fund three procedures for gender reassignment surgery for P.E.I. residents. The surgeries—Top surgery, hysterectomy and orchiectomy—will be performed on P.E.I.
In a first for the U.S. Army, a soldier has been approved to receive hormone therapy for gender transition. That soldier is Chelsea Manning, who is serving a 35-year sentence for leaking documents to WikiLeaks.
Children’s Medical Center in Dallas has unveiled the first and only pediatric transgender program in the Southwest.
Syndicated television show “Inside Edition” has revealed in a press release their hiring of Zoey Tur as a special correspondent. Tur is a trans woman who is best known as the Los Angeles helicopter pilot who covered the pursuit of O.J. Simpson’s white Ford Bronco in 1994.
The Calgary Board of Education will be building gender-neutral washrooms into the design of its new school buildings in a move spurred by conversations with Calgary students from Gay Straight Alliance clubs, and concerns from transgender students.