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Trans children being referred to healthcare service that 'doesn't exist yet'
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Trans children being referred to healthcare service that 'doesn't exist yet'

Feb 11th 2021, 5:00 PM 34,584 Views 0 Comments

The Transgender Equality Network of Ireland said the situation is “very concerning” and will impact up to 100 people.

A question on gender identity won't be in Census 2022 - but may be in future ones
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A question on gender identity won't be in Census 2022 - but may be in future ones

Feb 10th 2021, 6:00 AM 11,310 Views 21 Comments

British citizens will be asked about their gender identity for the first time, the country’s national statistician said on Friday.

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

Jun 10th 2020, 10:49 PM 44,620 Views 123 Comments

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

JK Rowling criticised for tweets about transgender people
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JK Rowling criticised for tweets about transgender people

Jun 7th 2020, 12:03 PM 87,001 Views 143 Comments

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

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

Oct 10th 2017, 3:03 PM 8,534 Views 46 Comments

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

Trump overturns Obama's school protections for transgender students
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Trump overturns Obama's school protections for transgender students

Feb 23rd 2017, 7:36 AM 26,612 Views 250 Comments

Schools will now decide whether students should use restrooms based on their gender identity.

The University of Limerick has launched gender-neutral bathrooms
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The University of Limerick has launched gender-neutral bathrooms

Sep 8th 2015, 8:31 PM 31,839 Views 160 Comments

“This is one small step, but it’s a big change”.

What age did I know I was transgender? That depends what you mean by 'know'
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What age did I know I was transgender? That depends what you mean by 'know'

Jul 5th 2015, 8:45 AM 1,014 Views 76 Comments

I spent my teenage years and young adulthood feeling different in a way I couldn’t put my finger on. I was constantly at war with myself.

Facebook now has 70 options under gender for Irish users
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Facebook now has 70 options under gender for Irish users

May 1st 2015, 6:35 PM 16,350 Views 57 Comments

The new definitions include hermaphrodite and gender fluid.

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

Feb 8th 2015, 8:45 AM 1,059 Views 200 Comments

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.

Opinion: I’m not a freak. I’m just an ordinary, decent transvestite.
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Opinion: I’m not a freak. I’m just an ordinary, decent transvestite.

Aug 15th 2014, 8:00 AM 3,570 Views 85 Comments

Paranoia prevents me from sticking my head above the parapet – but my silence is not an excuse to dehumanise me.

'I will stay married': Transsexual woman defiant after court ruling
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'I will stay married': Transsexual woman defiant after court ruling

Jul 16th 2014, 7:48 PM 17,897 Views 57 Comments

The European Court of Human Rights said her human rights had not been violated.

Amnesty International says Ireland must follow Denmark after landmark transgender law
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Amnesty International says Ireland must follow Denmark after landmark transgender law

Jun 13th 2014, 10:15 PM 9,185 Views 111 Comments

In Ireland no procedures currently exist to allow people to change their gender.

Column: Lowering the legal age for gender recognition is vital
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Column: Lowering the legal age for gender recognition is vital

Jan 22nd 2014, 7:30 PM 107 Views 113 Comments

Reducing the gender recognition age requirement from 18 to 16 will improve the lives of many young trans and intersex people across Ireland, writes Louise Hannon.

Column: Living for love, dying because of hate – the rising tide of homophobia in Africa
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Column: Living for love, dying because of hate – the rising tide of homophobia in Africa

Jan 18th 2014, 12:00 PM 72 Views 63 Comments

Jean-Claude Roger Mbebe died an untimely death last week, after his family allegedly prevented him from receiving necessary medical treatment. He had been previously been convicted of “homosexuality and attempted homosexuality” and imprisoned.

Column: We can be the healthy masculinity we wish to see
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Column: We can be the healthy masculinity we wish to see

Dec 13th 2013, 7:00 AM 78 Views 58 Comments

The “rules” and maschismo that so many boys learn early in life has created a stifling idea of what it means to be a man. But we don’t need to be bound by these narrow ideas, writes Carlos Andrés Gómez.

Column: Ireland needs to re-examine the legal gender of intersex children
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Column: Ireland needs to re-examine the legal gender of intersex children

Nov 1st 2013, 5:59 PM 281 Views 33 Comments

The law on birth registration in Germany is to be amended to permit ‘indeterminate’ to be recorded as the gender of a child born with an intersex condition. Irish authorites should take note of this welcome development.

Column: Now she has identified her true gender, will the world accept Chelsea Manning?
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Column: Now she has identified her true gender, will the world accept Chelsea Manning?

Aug 25th 2013, 8:30 AM 60 Views 90 Comments

The soldier formerly known as Bradley Manning has identified herself as female. How the world reacts now to Chelsea Manning, particularly online, will be interesting, writes Louise Hannon.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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The Daily Fix: Saturday

Feb 25th 2012, 7:40 PM 4,872 Views 1 Comment

Your essential round-up of all the day’s main news and the bits and bobs that you may have missed.