A 25-year-old Nova Scotia transgender man has escaped a jail sentence because of his unique personal circumstances.
On the eve of Vancouver’s Pride weekend, MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert is calling for the provincial government to amend the Human Rights Code to include protection for transgender people in BC.
The University of Victoria’s Transgender Archives — already believed to be the largest collection of its kind — is about to get about 50% bigger thanks to an acquisition of a significant collection from Northern Ireland.
Dave Wilson, Minister for Health and Wellness in Nova Scotia, Canada says that Section 4.8 of the province’s health insurance act — the section that bars trans people from having their surgeries covered — will be repealed “immediately.”
ASTT(e)Q has successfully raised funds to print and distribute a trans shelter access guidebook to shelters and other sex segregated services throughout Quebec, Canada.
The cities of Calgary and Edmonton are set to recognize transgender people in Alberta with two upcoming events.
A woman at a Mississauga, Ontario paper box factory who was fired while undergoing gender reassignment has been awarded $22,000 plus eight months pay by the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal.
The Vancouver Park board has approved a motion aimed at creating more inclusive spaces for trans and gender-variant communities.
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.
A bill that would make it illegal to discriminate against transgender Canadians was approved by the House of Commons on Wednesday.