The P.E.I. government has introduced legislation which would prohibit discrimination based on gender expression and gender identity, adding to a list that already prohibits discrimination based on age, race, religion, sexual orientation and a number of other factors.
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.
Lambda Legal has announced the expansion of its transgender rights advocacy and launching a web and mobile hub called “Know Your Rights: Transgender.”
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.