Advertisement
Dublin: 15 °C Friday 30 July, 2021

#transgender

'We can't keep relying on other countries': HSE begins hiring experts to oversee service for trans youth
# Waiting Lists
From TheJournal.ie
# Waiting Lists

'We can't keep relying on other countries': HSE begins hiring experts to oversee service for trans youth

Apr 20th 2021, 8:00 PM 11,037 Views 0 Comments

Teni has welcomed the fact that a consultant psychiatrist and a paediatric endocrinologist are being hired.

Aoife Martin: No, streaming can never beat the magic of the cinema
# Column
From TheJournal.ie
# Column

Aoife Martin: No, streaming can never beat the magic of the cinema

Apr 15th 2021, 7:00 AM 7,877 Views 0 Comments

Our columnist shares her love of the cinema and laments the impact of lockdown and streaming on the whole experience

Aoife Martin: 'Trans people have existed since the first organism crawled out of the primordial soup'
# Column
From TheJournal.ie
# Column

Aoife Martin: 'Trans people have existed since the first organism crawled out of the primordial soup'

Mar 31st 2021, 3:37 PM 16,923 Views 0 Comments

On International Transgender Day of Visibility, our columnist highlights how vital that increased visibility is for trans kids.

'The lack of medical support is a travesty': Trans people facing five-year healthcare waiting list
# National Gender Service
From TheJournal.ie
# National Gender Service

'The lack of medical support is a travesty': Trans people facing five-year healthcare waiting list

Mar 31st 2021, 6:00 AM 31,304 Views 0 Comments

On Transgender Day of Visibility, Teni CEO Éirénne Carroll talks to The Journal about access to healthcare in Ireland and worrying developments in the US.

Aoife Martin: The abuse endured by trans people every day shows Ireland has a long way to go
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Aoife Martin: The abuse endured by trans people every day shows Ireland has a long way to go

Mar 12th 2021, 7:00 AM 16,114 Views 0 Comments

This week, our columnist highlights the challenges faced by trans people every day.

'We can't keep sending trans people abroad for major surgery with no aftercare when they get home'
# Healthcare
From TheJournal.ie
# Healthcare

'We can't keep sending trans people abroad for major surgery with no aftercare when they get home'

Mar 5th 2021, 6:30 AM 21,212 Views 0 Comments

The Irish healthcare system is failing transgender people and forcing them to go abroad for treatment, Noah Halpin has said.

Trans children being referred to healthcare service that 'doesn't exist yet'
# Crumlin
From TheJournal.ie
# Crumlin

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

Feb 11th 2021, 5:00 PM 34,945 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
# Transgender
From TheJournal.ie
# Transgender

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

Feb 10th 2021, 6:00 AM 11,466 Views 21 Comments

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

Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops
# Executive Order
From TheJournal.ie
# Executive Order

Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops

Jan 25th 2021, 5:36 PM 26,973 Views 60 Comments

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

Transgender healthcare report recommends all patients receive psychological support in Ireland, not UK
# Steering Committee
From TheJournal.ie
# Steering Committee

Transgender healthcare report recommends all patients receive psychological support in Ireland, not UK

Dec 31st 2020, 12:36 PM 15,848 Views 0 Comments

The long-awaited report has been published by the HSE after a number of delays.

Aoife Martin: 'There are few people as expert in their own healthcare as trans people are - we have to be'
# Column
From TheJournal.ie
# 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 12,136 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.

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students
# Oregon
From TheJournal.ie
# Oregon

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students

Dec 7th 2020, 7:27 PM 20,564 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 2nd 2020, 2:14 PM 13,645 Views 0 Comments

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

Juno star Elliot Page announces he is transgender
# ELLIOT PAGE
From TheJournal.ie
# ELLIOT PAGE

Juno star Elliot Page announces he is transgender

Dec 1st 2020, 5:55 PM 75,548 Views 0 Comments

Elliot posted on Instagram today to his social media followers.

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 10,624 Views 7 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 12th 2020, 7:00 AM 29,564 Views 81 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.

JK Rowling publishes new blog post after controversial comments about transgender women
# Gender Identity
From TheJournal.ie
# Gender Identity

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

Jun 10th 2020, 10:49 PM 44,649 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
# Gender Identity
From TheJournal.ie
# Gender Identity

JK Rowling criticised for tweets about transgender people

Jun 7th 2020, 12:03 PM 87,032 Views 143 Comments

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

Trans people with gender-aligned passports and birth certificates less likely to feel suicidal, new research finds
# Mental Health
From TheJournal.ie
# 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 13,360 Views 98 Comments

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

JK Rowling voices support for woman sacked after transgender tweets
# Maya Forstater
From TheJournal.ie
# Maya Forstater

JK Rowling voices support for woman sacked after transgender tweets

Dec 20th 2019, 8:21 AM 43,856 Views 161 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 6th 2019, 5:58 PM 15,174 Views 23 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 24th 2019, 8:42 PM 18,866 Views 21 Comments

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

'It pens people in': The challenges of accessing transgender healthcare in Ireland
# Transitioning
From TheJournal.ie
# Transitioning

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

Aug 11th 2019, 8:30 PM 21,827 Views 0 Comments

Transgender people speak of the challenges of transitioning in Ireland.

Vatican issues document rejecting idea that people can choose or change gender
# Vatican
From TheJournal.ie
# Vatican

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

Jun 10th 2019, 9:08 PM 25,012 Views 120 Comments

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

Pentagon issues new limits on transgender troops
# Transgender
From TheJournal.ie
# Transgender

Pentagon issues new limits on transgender troops

Mar 13th 2019, 10:04 PM 14,829 Views 53 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 22nd 2019, 9:03 PM 35,139 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
From TheJournal.ie
# Military

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

Jan 22nd 2019, 3:13 PM 20,861 Views 91 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 21st 2019, 1:31 PM 62,819 Views 126 Comments

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

Explainer: What is a 'terf' and what's going on with the UK's debate on transgender rights?
# Identity
From TheJournal.ie
# 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 21,370 Views 84 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 6th 2018, 2:06 PM 18,874 Views 55 Comments

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

Five people charged with murder of transgender prostitute in Paris
# Outrage
From TheJournal.ie
# Outrage

Five people charged with murder of transgender prostitute in Paris

Aug 28th 2018, 8:00 AM 20,597 Views 0 Comments

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

99 people had gender recognition certs granted last year
# New Laws
From TheJournal.ie
# New Laws

99 people had gender recognition certs granted last year

Jul 5th 2018, 9:16 PM 12,987 Views 70 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 18,159 Views 108 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 9th 2018, 10:00 AM 15,413 Views 50 Comments

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

Life as a woman with HIV: 'We're stigmatised because we're looked upon as if we're easy'
# Stigma
From TheJournal.ie
# 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 49,054 Views 0 Comments

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

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first recorded case
# Science
From TheJournal.ie
# Science

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first recorded case

Feb 16th 2018, 10:16 AM 34,960 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.

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

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

Dec 11th 2017, 9:18 PM 9,072 Views 24 Comments

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

Caitlyn Jenner says she owes her Olympic gold medals to the 'little Caitlyn living in her'
# Driven To Succeed
From TheJournal.ie
# 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 25,094 Views 75 Comments

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

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 28,955 Views 91 Comments

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

Greek people will no longer have to be sterilised before changing gender identity
# Transgender
From TheJournal.ie
# Transgender

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

Oct 10th 2017, 3:03 PM 8,540 Views 46 Comments

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

1 2 3 4 5