The University of South Florida is offering transgender students the opportunity to live alone or with a friend of a different gender in campus housing.
Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy (D) signed a measure on Tuesday to add gender-based language to the state’s anti-discrimination statute, making Connecticut the 15th state in the country to protect transgender people from discrimination.
At the beginning of Fidel Castro’s revolution, gays and transsexuals were locked up or sent to labor camps. Even a decade ago they were regularly harassed by police. Now however, Cuba has begun to provide sex-change operations.
The Jim Collins Foundation is proud to announce that its first grant for gender-confirming surgery has been awarded to Drew Lodi.
Transgender activists intend to discuss federal policy issues at an upcoming White House meeting that will be the first ever held by the Office of Public Engagement to focus solely on trans issues.
Pakistan’s Supreme Court has ruled that those Pakistanis who do not consider themselves to be either male or female should be allowed to choose an alternative sex when they apply for their national identity cards.
After being in and out of jail for several years, Trudie left for the last time in 1999 and is now a recipient of the Udall Scholarship, a $5,000 national grant given to eighty individuals annually, designed primarily for Native American students pursuing public-policy degrees.
An Irish trans woman has been awarded 35,000 euros (£30,000) after an equality tribunal ruled she was discriminated against on the grounds of gender and disability.