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#Trans

# trans - Yesterday’s News

John Boyne quits Twitter after criticism from trans activists following newspaper article

‘He spoke of his rejection of the term ‘cis’ used to refer to those who are not part of the trans community.

# trans - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Harris says abortion legislation doesn't mention the word 'abortion' for legal reasons

The Health Minister also said he wants the Bill to be inclusive of members of the trans community.

# trans - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Children would be able to get full gender recognition under new proposals

Minister Regina Doherty said she would consider the best way to implement the recommendations in the report.

# trans - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Scarlett Johansson pulls out of trans drama after backlash

Scarlett Johansson pulls out of trans drama after backlash

Johansson previously came under fire for playing an originally Asian character.

# trans - Friday 16 February, 2018

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first recorded case

A combination of medicines and hormones was able to induce lactation, and the baby’s growth and feeding habits were all normal.

# trans - Monday 11 December, 2017

Judge rules transgender people are free to enlist in the US military from January

The move will be seen as a blow to President Donald Trump.

# trans - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Irish trans woman came out to her sister and her reaction may make you cry Welcome To The World

# trans - Thursday 28 April, 2016

'Young trans people don't turn trans when they're 18, they deserve so much better' Gender Recognition This post contains videos

'Young trans people don't turn trans when they're 18, they deserve so much better'

Newly-elected Sinn Féin senator Fintan Warfield thinks a lot still needs to be done to help young trans people living in Ireland.

# trans - Friday 11 March, 2016

113 trans people are now legally recognised in Ireland

The Gender Recognition Act became law six months ago.

# trans - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

# trans - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Dublin flooring company says Caitlyn Jenner ad is a 'celebration' of trans people

Not everyone agrees, with TENI saying the billboard has “upset and disappointed” many people.

# trans - Thursday 8 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge This trans guy documented his transition with an amazing selfie time-lapse video Transformation

This trans guy documented his transition with an amazing selfie time-lapse video

He took 1,400 photos documenting the changes.

# trans - Friday 21 August, 2015

The LGBT community's quest for respectability in Ireland is leaving so many trans activists behind

Pride and LGBTQ movements are being ruined by a descent into conformity and a fear of all things political, argues Leighanna Rose Walsh.

# trans - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

"A historic moment" - Oireachtas signs off on gender recognition bill

Ireland today became the fourth country to pass a law of this kind.

# trans - Friday 5 June, 2015

Photos: Trans people are sharing Vanity Fair cover photos of themselves

The template was made to “show the world the myriad faces of the trans community”.

# trans - Thursday 4 June, 2015

A women-only college in the US will now accept transgender women

It will still exclude transgender men, or applicants born female but identifying as male.

# trans - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

The Irish state will now accept trans people's own declaration of their gender

Married trans people will also not be required to get a divorce, to have their gender recognised.

# trans - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy could be the first ever Trans model on the cover of Men's Health thanks to Twitter Cover Star

This guy could be the first ever Trans model on the cover of Men's Health thanks to Twitter

The world’s largest men’s magazine might have found their next cover star.

# trans - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Vogue has decided to feature its first transgender model Strike A Pose

Vogue has decided to feature its first transgender model

She’s in fashion.

# trans - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Column: Why do I have to choose between my identity and my family?

My identity is very important to me. But my family is my life itself. I love them so much. I should not be asked to give up one for the other.

# trans - Thursday 22 January, 2015

'I want to live my life as who I am' - Ireland's trans community speak out in moving video Recognition This post contains videos

'I want to live my life as who I am' - Ireland's trans community speak out in moving video

The proposed gender recognition legislation means the world to them but it will still exclude certain members of the community.

# trans - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Revised bill would allow people to legally change their gender at age 16 or 17

However, a court order will be required, as well as certification from a doctor that the applicant is mature enough.

# trans - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Chelsea Manning is going to court to have her name legally changed from Bradley

Fort Leavenworth have said Manning would have to get a legal name change to be known in the prison as Chelsea.

# trans - Friday 11 October, 2013

Fear of rejection still biggest barrier to coming out for trans community

Over 2,500 people a year call the Gay Switchboard Dublin support line, which has said many LGBT people living in rural Ireland face isolation from the community.

# trans - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Trans community has "waited long enough" for gender recognition

Gender recognition legislation is due to be published in 2014, which has led TENI to begin a new campaign to encourage the government to deal with it sooner.

# trans - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Almost four-fifths of transgender people have considered suicide – survey

A survey commissioned by the Transgender Equality Network of Ireland reveals significant mental health concerns.

# trans - Friday 17 August, 2012

Column: ‘A little girl in rural Ireland’ – My experience growing up transgender

Stacey gives a personal account of life as a transgender person in a small Irish town.

# trans - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Column: ‘I know I’m a woman, and my gender should be recognised’

Transgender woman Louise Hannon describes how the trans community still face humiliating hurdles – and argues proposed new laws must be changed.