Few trans rich and famous while most experience living hellby Angelica Basile - 2016.12.20
The figures recently reported regarding the conditions of transgender individuals in the USA seem more like numbers concerning casualties of war. As many as 80% has been a victim of violence; 40% has attempted suicide; 33% was denied basic healthcare services; and 30% lost his/her job after having declared a gender, different than what was perceived. These are only a few of the data that have emerged in a sample of 30,000 trans collected by the National Center for Transgender Equality, the leading USA organization working on behalf of the rights of people who identify with a gender that is different than the one that had been assigned them at birth, by nature.
Don’t call me Alexandra, word of the first transgender gondolier
«My name is Alex Hai, and I am transgender. The correct pronouns to use when referring to me are he/him/his». This is what we can read in a post recently published by a gondolier in Venice on his Fb profile. About him everything has been said or written and he Read More.
European Court blasts Russia ‘gay propaganda’ law
A Russian law that bans gay “propaganda” encourages homophobia and discrimination, the European court of human rights has ruled. Three Russian gay rights activists brought the case against the 2013 federal statute, widely known as the “gay propaganda” law, after they were arrested between 2009-12 for protesting against local anti-gay Read More.
Stories of consolation for women who discovered their husbands were gay
Girls, if you ended up marrying a gay man without having known it, the following stories should make you feel better. Even, if only to show you that you are in good company. Take the numerous wives in Hollywood, for example, whose marriages ended when “he” decided to come out, Read More.
Showstopper in Serbian politics: lesbian Prime Minister
Woman and lesbian, new Prime Minister of Serbia, Ana Brnabic, has uprooted taboos in one of the most conservative and homophobic countries in Europe.42 years old, declared homosexual, she was just sworn in by the new president of the country, Aleksandar Vucic. “It is a great honor for me, but, at Read More.
5 key findings about LGBT Americans
The Pew Research Center has diffused five data about the LGBT community in the USA. 1) Americans are becoming more accepting in their views of LGBT people and homosexuality in general, and the number of people identifying as LGBT has grown in recent years. For example, 63% of Americans said in Read More.
Now anti-gay pride becomes a contest
A competition to award the best video that explains how to "prevent" homosexuality. The initiative that has already caused hysteria around the world, was launched in Malaysia, and is part of a more extensive governmental initiative aimed at preventing the new generations from being afflicted with this “pathology” that causes Read More.