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# transgender - Yesterday’s News

Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops

16 hours ago 24,771 Views 55 Comments

The move undoes Trump’s controversial decision in July 2017 to bar transgender personnel from serving “in any capacity” in the military.

# transgender - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Aoife Martin: 'There are few people as expert in their own healthcare as trans people are - we have to be'
# Column
# Column

Aoife Martin: 'There are few people as expert in their own healthcare as trans people are - we have to be'

Dec 31st 2020, 7:00 AM 11,434 Views 0 Comments

Our new columnist writes about the importance of listening to trans people when it comes to healthcare, sparked by a recent visit to the doctor’s.

# transgender - Monday 7 December, 2020

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students
# Oregon
# Oregon

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students

Dec 7th 2020, 7:27 PM 20,552 Views 0 Comments

Parents had wanted to prevent transgender students from using changing rooms and bathrooms of the gender with which they identify.

# transgender - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Taoiseach says it's 'not satisfactory' that trans healthcare report hasn't been published
# Health
# Health

Taoiseach says it's 'not satisfactory' that trans healthcare report hasn't been published

Dec 2nd 2020, 2:14 PM 13,522 Views 0 Comments

The National Trans Healthcare Steering Committee has raised concerns about the status of the report.

# transgender - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Juno star Elliot Page announces he is transgender
# ELLIOT PAGE
# ELLIOT PAGE

Juno star Elliot Page announces he is transgender

Dec 1st 2020, 5:55 PM 75,458 Views 0 Comments

Elliot posted on Instagram today to his social media followers.

# transgender - Friday 9 October, 2020

World Rugby advises against transgender women playing elite women's rugby
# Policy
From The42
# Policy

World Rugby advises against transgender women playing elite women's rugby

Oct 9th 2020, 9:18 PM 10,577 Views 7 Comments

New guidelines have been drawn up to cover the participation of transgender athletes in men and women’s contact rugby.

# transgender - Friday 12 June, 2020

'I read, watch movies, listen to music... My life, as a trans woman, is very ordinary indeed'
# Column
# Column

'I read, watch movies, listen to music... My life, as a trans woman, is very ordinary indeed'

Jun 12th 2020, 7:00 AM 29,039 Views 84 Comments

‘People out there will tell you being transgender is as simple as filling in a form. I can assure you that it is not,’ writes Aoife Martin.

# transgender - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

JK Rowling publishes new blog post after controversial comments about transgender women
# Gender Identity
# Gender Identity

JK Rowling publishes new blog post after controversial comments about transgender women

Jun 10th 2020, 10:49 PM 44,514 Views 123 Comments

The Harry Potter author wrote about aspects of her troubled past in a blog post.

# transgender - Sunday 7 June, 2020

JK Rowling criticised for tweets about transgender people
# Gender Identity
# Gender Identity

JK Rowling criticised for tweets about transgender people

Jun 7th 2020, 12:03 PM 86,774 Views 143 Comments

On Twitter, Rowling mocked the use of the term ‘people who menstruate’.

# transgender - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Trans people with gender-aligned passports and birth certificates less likely to feel suicidal, new research finds
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Trans people with gender-aligned passports and birth certificates less likely to feel suicidal, new research finds

Mar 17th 2020, 6:05 AM 13,322 Views 98 Comments

More than 22,000 trans men and women were surveyed for the study.

# transgender - Friday 20 December, 2019

JK Rowling voices support for woman sacked after transgender tweets
# Maya Forstater
# Maya Forstater

JK Rowling voices support for woman sacked after transgender tweets

Dec 20th 2019, 8:21 AM 43,710 Views 161 Comments

Maya Forstater lost her job after tweeting that she opposed proposals to reform the UK Gender Recognition Act.

# transgender - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

'Devastating': Trans people on wrong waiting list for years after referrals were 'misplaced'
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

'Devastating': Trans people on wrong waiting list for years after referrals were 'misplaced'

Nov 6th 2019, 5:58 PM 15,053 Views 22 Comments

Over 100 people were affected by the HSE’s error.

# transgender - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Three complaints about RTÉ Prime Time's report on transgender issues rejected by BAI
# Bai
# Bai

Three complaints about RTÉ Prime Time's report on transgender issues rejected by BAI

Sep 24th 2019, 8:42 PM 18,837 Views 21 Comments

One complainant argued the programme was “harmful to transgender people”.

# transgender - Sunday 11 August, 2019

'It pens people in': The challenges of accessing transgender healthcare in Ireland
# Transitioning
# Transitioning

'It pens people in': The challenges of accessing transgender healthcare in Ireland

Aug 11th 2019, 8:30 PM 20,731 Views 0 Comments

Transgender people speak of the challenges of transitioning in Ireland.

# transgender - Monday 10 June, 2019

Vatican issues document rejecting idea that people can choose or change gender
# Vatican
# Vatican

Vatican issues document rejecting idea that people can choose or change gender

Jun 10th 2019, 9:08 PM 24,992 Views 120 Comments

The document was immediately denounced by LGBT Catholics as contributing to bigotry and violence.

# transgender - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Pentagon issues new limits on transgender troops
# Transgender
# Transgender

Pentagon issues new limits on transgender troops

Mar 13th 2019, 10:04 PM 14,827 Views 53 Comments

The latest action was swiftly condemned by Democrats and civil rights advocates.

# transgender - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Transgender in Ireland: What are the laws around changing your gender?
# Gender Recognition Bill
# Gender Recognition Bill

Transgender in Ireland: What are the laws around changing your gender?

Jan 22nd 2019, 9:03 PM 32,441 Views 146 Comments

The government is considering proposals to allow children aged 16 and 17 to self-declare their gender.

US Supreme Court allows for Trump's restrictions on transgender troops to come into effect
# Military
# Military

US Supreme Court allows for Trump's restrictions on transgender troops to come into effect

Jan 22nd 2019, 3:13 PM 20,852 Views 91 Comments

The high court today reversed lower-court orders preventing the Pentagon from implementing its plans.

# transgender - Monday 21 January, 2019

RTÉ defends plans to feature Graham Linehan in Prime Time report on transgender issues
# Controversy
# Controversy

RTÉ defends plans to feature Graham Linehan in Prime Time report on transgender issues

Jan 21st 2019, 1:31 PM 62,761 Views 126 Comments

Over 4,000 people have signed a petition opposing the appearance of the Father Ted co-writer.

# transgender - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Explainer: What is a 'terf' and what's going on with the UK's debate on transgender rights?
# Identity
# Identity

Explainer: What is a 'terf' and what's going on with the UK's debate on transgender rights?

Dec 19th 2018, 6:05 AM 21,260 Views 84 Comments

Reform of the Gender Recognition Act 2004 is being considered by the government.

# transgender - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

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

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

Nov 6th 2018, 2:06 PM 18,847 Views 55 Comments

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

# transgender - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Five people charged with murder of transgender prostitute in Paris
# Outrage
# Outrage

Five people charged with murder of transgender prostitute in Paris

Aug 28th 2018, 8:00 AM 20,591 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds of sex workers and activists marched in Paris in memory of Vanesa Campos last week

# transgender - Thursday 5 July, 2018

99 people had gender recognition certs granted last year
# New Laws
# New Laws

99 people had gender recognition certs granted last year

Jul 5th 2018, 9:16 PM 12,810 Views 70 Comments

The certificates allow a person to be legally recognised by the State under the gender they identify.

# transgender - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Opinion: 'Under 16s should be able to access gender recognition with parental consent'
# Trans Rights
# Trans Rights

Opinion: 'Under 16s should be able to access gender recognition with parental consent'

Jun 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 18,132 Views 108 Comments

FLAC has also recommended that there should be recognition for intersex and non-binary gender identities, writes Eilis Barry.

# transgender - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Lydia Foy: The woman at the heart of securing transgender rights in Ireland
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Lydia Foy: The woman at the heart of securing transgender rights in Ireland

Jun 9th 2018, 10:00 AM 15,153 Views 50 Comments

Flac (Free Legal Advice Centres) has produced a comprehensive history of Foy’s right for justice in a report.

# transgender - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Life as a woman with HIV: 'We're stigmatised because we're looked upon as if we're easy'
# Stigma
# Stigma

Life as a woman with HIV: 'We're stigmatised because we're looked upon as if we're easy'

Apr 22nd 2018, 10:00 PM 48,796 Views 0 Comments

1,747 women have been diagnosed with HIV in Ireland since 2003.

# transgender - Friday 16 February, 2018

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first recorded case
# Science
# Science

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first recorded case

Feb 16th 2018, 10:16 AM 34,845 Views 144 Comments

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

# transgender - Monday 11 December, 2017

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

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

Dec 11th 2017, 9:18 PM 9,062 Views 27 Comments

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

# transgender - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Caitlyn Jenner says she owes her Olympic gold medals to the 'little Caitlyn living in her'
# Driven To Succeed
# Driven To Succeed

Caitlyn Jenner says she owes her Olympic gold medals to the 'little Caitlyn living in her'

Nov 11th 2017, 8:44 AM 25,077 Views 75 Comments

The former decathlete won gold for the US at the Montreal Olympics in 1976.

# transgender - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Transgender player blocked from lining out in women's Aussie Rules league
# Equality
From The42
# Equality

Transgender player blocked from lining out in women's Aussie Rules league

Oct 17th 2017, 5:05 PM 28,938 Views 91 Comments

Hannah Mouncey says she is ‘extremely disappointed’ with the AFL’s decision.

# transgender - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Greek people will no longer have to be sterilised before changing gender identity
# Transgender
# Transgender

Greek people will no longer have to be sterilised before changing gender identity

Oct 10th 2017, 3:03 PM 8,512 Views 46 Comments

People can also make the decision from the age of 15.

# transgender - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Minister 'inspired' after meeting with young transgender and non-binary people
# LGBT
# LGBT

Minister 'inspired' after meeting with young transgender and non-binary people

Oct 7th 2017, 5:19 PM 24,417 Views 116 Comments

Doherty said she would review the position of non-binary and young trans people in the Gender Recognition Act.

# transgender - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

'There's a constant fear we will be attacked, intimidated or called slurs'
# LGBT
# LGBT

'There's a constant fear we will be attacked, intimidated or called slurs'

Aug 30th 2017, 10:38 PM 25,042 Views 96 Comments

Seven in 10 young LGBT+ people believe schools in Ireland are not safe places.

Transgender troops can continue to serve in US military for now, says Defense Secretary
# Equality Issues
# Equality Issues

Transgender troops can continue to serve in US military for now, says Defense Secretary

Aug 30th 2017, 11:34 AM 8,837 Views 80 Comments

Transgender troops can continue to serve while the Pentagon studies an order by Trump to ban them from US forces.

# transgender - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'Cruel decision': Trump signs order barring transgender people from US military
# Armed Forces
# Armed Forces

'Cruel decision': Trump signs order barring transgender people from US military

Aug 26th 2017, 1:02 PM 15,739 Views 126 Comments

Trump has said he did the Pentagon a “great favour” by banning transgender troops.

# transgender - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Varadkar says transgender people will never be banned from serving in Irish Defence Forces
# Equality
# Equality

Varadkar says transgender people will never be banned from serving in Irish Defence Forces

Jul 29th 2017, 6:15 AM 13,109 Views 73 Comments

Donald Trump this week said that transgender people would not be able to serve in the US military.

# transgender - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Hundreds protest in New York against ban on transgender troops
# Military
# Military

Hundreds protest in New York against ban on transgender troops

Jul 27th 2017, 1:09 PM 14,555 Views 191 Comments

The US president said yesterday that the military cannot be ‘burdened’ with the medical costs and ‘disruption’ involved.

# transgender - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

'An appalling attack': Trump criticised for saying transgender people can't serve in US military
# Major Announcement
# Major Announcement

'An appalling attack': Trump criticised for saying transgender people can't serve in US military

Jul 26th 2017, 4:10 PM 48,866 Views 314 Comments

It is estimated that as many as 15,000 transgender people work in the US military.

# transgender - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Chelsea Manning released from prison in US
# Free
# Free

Chelsea Manning released from prison in US

May 17th 2017, 5:15 PM 37,474 Views 46 Comments

The US Army confirmed that she had left Fort Leavenworth in Kansas.

# transgender - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'It will show the government cherishes them as much as any other' - Seanad passes Gender Recognition Amendment Bill
# Equality
# Equality

'It will show the government cherishes them as much as any other' - Seanad passes Gender Recognition Amendment Bill

May 11th 2017, 5:58 PM 10,723 Views 84 Comments

The amendments allow people under 16 to receive gender recognition with parental consent.

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