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Trump called transgender reassignment surgery 'getting...

Topix TG News - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 05:28

US President Donald Trump says part of the problem with North Korea is Washington's troubled trade ties with China AFP / MANDEL NGAN "Now he told Bannon, 'What the f**k? They're coming in here, they're getting clipped'-a crude reference to gender reassignment surgery," the anecdote continued. "Someone had told him that each surgery cost $250,000, an inflated number."

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Do transgender women have a right to gestation? - MercatorNet

Google Transgender - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 05:02

MercatorNet

Do transgender women have a right to gestation?
MercatorNet
Successful womb transplants have given birth (sorry!) to the notion that transgender women or even cisgender men could bear children. It sounds like the scenario of a bad sci-fi comedy – blokes with bulging biceps raiding the fridge for pickles and ice ...

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Woman claims Leander sports academy's policy discriminates against transgender people - KVUE.com

Google Transgender - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 04:09

KVUE.com

Woman claims Leander sports academy's policy discriminates against transgender people
KVUE.com
LEANDER, Texas — A controversial policy at a Leander business has some people upset, saying it discriminates against transgender people. But the man who put that policy in place disagrees. The controversy began on social media Friday night after ...

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Study finds no link between transgender rights law and bathroom crimes - The Boston Globe

Google Transgender - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 04:01

The Boston Globe

Study finds no link between transgender rights law and bathroom crimes
The Boston Globe
A first-of-its-kind study being released Wednesday refutes the premise that the state's transgender antidiscrimination law threatens public safety, finding no relation between public transgender bathroom access and crimes that occur in bathrooms.
Debate Continues Over Transgender Rights Law in MassachusettsNECN

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Transgender adolescents have greatest risk for attempting suicide, study finds

Topix TG News - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 00:50

Research has shown that transgender adolescents are at greater risk for attempting suicide than cisgender teens, who identify with the gender they are assigned at birth. A new study from the University of Arizona takes a deeper look at who within the transgender adolescent community is most at risk.

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Study reveals which transgender teens have highest suicide risk

Topix TG News - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 00:50

Research has shown that transgender adolescents are at greater risk for attempting suicide than cisgender teens, who identify with the gender they are assigned at birth. A new study from the University of Arizona takes a deeper look at who within the transgender adolescent community is most at risk.

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Among teens, transgender boys are most likely to attempt suicide: Study - ABC News

Google Transgender - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 00:24

ABC News

Among teens, transgender boys are most likely to attempt suicide: Study
ABC News
A new study reveals that within the last year, 14 percent of teenagers have attempted suicide at least once. But while that statistic alone is alarming, the research shows there's an even larger risk if the teen identifies as another gender ...

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Debate Continues Over Transgender Bathroom Law in Massachusetts - NBC10 Boston

Google Transgender - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 23:20

NBC10 Boston

Debate Continues Over Transgender Bathroom Law in Massachusetts
NBC10 Boston
A June poll showed Massachusetts voters want to keep the transgender anti-discrimination law in place — but just by a small margin. So both sides are working furiously to educate voters, knowing the ballot question could go either way in November.

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Study debunks bathroom safety concerns over transgender equality - ThinkProgress

Google Transgender - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 19:53

ThinkProgress

Study debunks bathroom safety concerns over transgender equality
ThinkProgress
Opponents of transgender equality have long argued that respecting people's gender identities will somehow endanger women and make them vulnerable to assault or invasion of privacy. A group of psychiatrists recently investigated this claim, however ...

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Conversion therapy for transgender students ignored by Alta....

Topix TG News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 19:50

Alberta's head of Lutheran schools says conversion therapy for transgender students would help foster safe and caring learning environments. LGBTQ guidelines for Alberta schools ignore evidence that transgender students can be cured, says the head of an Alberta-B.C. religious school district.

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Anti-Bullying Group in Canada Creates Transgender Puppet/Tools to be Used in Classrooms - The New American

Google Transgender - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 16:09

Anti-Bullying Group in Canada Creates Transgender Puppet/Tools to be Used in Classrooms
The New American
A Canadian anti-bullying group has created a transgender puppet character and accompanying booklets and videos to be used by teachers in the classroom. According to CTV News, the group hopes the materials will help educators assist children in ...

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Study looks at which transgender teens are at risk of attempting suicide - AAP News

Google Transgender - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 15:44

Study looks at which transgender teens are at risk of attempting suicide
AAP News
Just over half of female-to-male transgender adolescents attempted suicide, a survey found. The findings come as the Academy prepares to publish new guidance on caring for transgender children. Previous studies have shown transgender teens attempt ...

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Study reveals which transgender teens have highest suicide risk - EurekAlert (press release)

Google Transgender - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 14:58

ABC News

Study reveals which transgender teens have highest suicide risk
EurekAlert (press release)
Research has shown that transgender adolescents are at greater risk for attempting suicide than cisgender teens, who identify with the gender they are assigned at birth. A new study from the University of Arizona takes a deeper look at who within the ...
Study looks at which transgender teens are at risk of attempting suicideAAP News
Among teens, transgender boys are most likely to attempt suicide: StudyABC News
Among teens, transgender males are most likely to attempt suicide ...ABC15 Arizona
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Transgender woman cries foul against MRT-3

Topix TG News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 14:53

Railway officials are set to review their policies on gender equality following a video clip on the supposed discrimination of a transgender woman in the Metro Rail Transit system. A video clip recently made rounds on social media as it showed an argument between Mikki Galang and an MRT-3 security guard who refused to allow the former from boarding the coach assigned for women.

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Transgender couple reveal horror as trolls call their child a 'serial killer' after bringing him up gender neutral - Metro

Google Transgender - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 10:34

Metro

Transgender couple reveal horror as trolls call their child a 'serial killer' after bringing him up gender neutral
Metro
A transgender couple have admitted that they were shocked by people's reaction when they revealed they were bringing up their child as gender neutral. Louise and Charlie Draven are the biological parents of Star Cloud and are both currently preparing ...
Transgender parents Louise and Charlie Draven reveal trolls called their gender-neutral child a 'serial killer'PinkNews

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SF candidate withdraws over reported transgender comments

Topix TG News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 09:52

Josephine Zhao listens to supervisors discuss eviction protection legislation at a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting at City Hall in San Francisco, California, on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015.

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Transgender Adolescent Suicide Behavior - AAP News

Google Transgender - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 07:10

Transgender Adolescent Suicide Behavior
AAP News
OBJECTIVES: Our primary objective was to examine prevalence rates of suicide behavior across 6 gender identity groups: female; male; transgender, male to female; transgender, female to male; transgender, not exclusively male or female; and questioning.

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Citing Transgender Discrimination, LGBT Organization to Protest On-Campus Military Recruitment - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Google Transgender - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 05:31

Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Citing Transgender Discrimination, LGBT Organization to Protest On-Campus Military Recruitment
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun
Lamda Law Association, an LGBT student organization at Cornell Law School, is planning to protest military recruitment at the law school due to the uncertainty of the status of transgender individuals serving and enlisting in the military. The protest ...

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