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# trans-rights - 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-rights - Thursday 14 June, 2018

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

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

# trans-rights - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

US Coast Guard won't 'break faith' with transgender members

Admiral Paul Zukunft has assured transgender members of the Coast Guard that they will not be removed from duty.

# trans-rights - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Study calls for transgender identification to be taken out of mental illness classification

The study is the first of several field trials and is currently being replicated in Brazil, France, India, Lebanon and South Africa.

# trans-rights - Monday 14 September, 2015

What does it mean to be gender fluid? In short, you shouldn't presume to know

It’s about owning your own identity.

# trans-rights - 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-rights - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Transgender children are 'living in a nightmare'

Jillian van Turnhout wants them to be given recognition on an interim basis.

# trans-rights - 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-rights - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

This transgender woman is protesting by taking selfies in men’s toilets. Here's why...

It’s all in aid of transgender rights.

# trans-rights - Monday 9 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here's why this woman is protesting by taking selfies in men's toilets Bathroomban

Here's why this woman is protesting by taking selfies in men's toilets

It’s all in aid of transgender rights.

# trans-rights - 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-rights - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Column: We could put Ireland at the forefront of trans recognition, so why don't we?

Ireland currently has the dubious distinction of being one of the only EU states without any legal recognition process for trans people.

# trans-rights - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Opinion: Proposed transgender laws are good news for lawyers – not couples

Ireland proposes making trans people in existing marriages divorce as a pre-condition for recognition in their new gender.