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# transgender - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Chelsea Manning in trouble over Caitlyn Jenner magazine
# Solitary Confinement
# Solitary Confinement

Chelsea Manning in trouble over Caitlyn Jenner magazine

Aug 13th 2015, 6:49 PM 21,997 Views 52 Comments

The former US army soldier is serving a 35-year military prison sentence.

# transgender - Thursday 16 July, 2015

This emotional Caitlyn Jenner speech has had everyone talking today
# Courage
# Courage

This emotional Caitlyn Jenner speech has had everyone talking today

Jul 16th 2015, 10:00 PM 41,012 Views 403 Comments

At the ESPYs last night the 65-year-old spoke of stories of trans teenagers who had been bullied, beaten up, murdered or who had taken their own lives.

# transgender - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Three apologises after criticism of ad as transphobic
# Three Problems
# Three Problems

Three apologises after criticism of ad as transphobic

Jul 15th 2015, 3:32 PM 25,998 Views 105 Comments

Many people are expressing their disgust at the ad on social media.

# transgender - Sunday 5 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 5th 2015, 8:45 AM 995 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.

# transgender - Thursday 25 June, 2015

WATCH: Obama tells trans heckler "You're in my house"
# No No No No
# No No No No

WATCH: Obama tells trans heckler "You're in my house"

Jun 25th 2015, 8:09 PM 19,579 Views 48 Comments

The heckler was a transgender, undocumented immigrant activist protesting against the abuse of transgender immigrants.

# transgender - Saturday 6 June, 2015

The beauty industry's first transgender female model has arrived
# Beaut
From The Daily Edge
# Beaut

The beauty industry's first transgender female model has arrived

Jun 6th 2015, 3:54 PM 4,263 Views 2 Comments

… and you better take notice.

# transgender - Friday 5 June, 2015

Caitlyn Jenner can keep her Olympic gold medal
# Transgender
# Transgender

Caitlyn Jenner can keep her Olympic gold medal

Jun 5th 2015, 12:40 PM 20,544 Views 84 Comments

A petition calling for her title to be revoked has received almost 14,000 signatures.

# transgender - Thursday 4 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 4th 2015, 7:39 PM 6,311 Views 15 Comments

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

# transgender - Monday 1 June, 2015

Caitlyn Jenner (formerly Bruce) has debuted on the cover of Vanity Fair
# Call Me Caitlyn
# Call Me Caitlyn

Caitlyn Jenner (formerly Bruce) has debuted on the cover of Vanity Fair

Jun 1st 2015, 6:56 PM 52,137 Views 156 Comments

The Olympian and reality TV star came out as transgender in April.

# transgender - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

What do you do in bed? Trans people answer questions they're frequently asked
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

What do you do in bed? Trans people answer questions they're frequently asked

May 27th 2015, 11:00 AM 33,191 Views 56 Comments

The questions range from the mundane to the bizarre to the downright rude.

# transgender - Monday 4 May, 2015

Transgender murderer denied sex change surgery in prison
# Michelle Kosilek
# Michelle Kosilek

Transgender murderer denied sex change surgery in prison

May 4th 2015, 7:37 PM 22,598 Views 20 Comments

Michelle Kosilek has been living as a woman since shortly after she shot dead her wife in 1990.

# transgender - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Kim Kardashian gave an honest and touching interview about Bruce Jenner's transition
# Transgender
# Transgender

Kim Kardashian gave an honest and touching interview about Bruce Jenner's transition

Apr 28th 2015, 9:36 PM 25,128 Views 42 Comments

“We are so in sync with each other,” she said of the family.

# transgender - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Kris Humphries has apologised for his snarky tweet about Bruce Jenner
# Too Vague
From The Daily Edge
# Too Vague

Kris Humphries has apologised for his snarky tweet about Bruce Jenner

Apr 26th 2015, 3:59 PM 6,500 Views 2 Comments

Kim Kardashian’s ex-husband was roundly criticised for the quip.

# transgender - Saturday 25 April, 2015

The Kardashian clan is posting lovely tributes to Bruce Jenner on Twitter
# Bruce Jenner
From The Daily Edge
# Bruce Jenner

The Kardashian clan is posting lovely tributes to Bruce Jenner on Twitter

Apr 25th 2015, 8:53 AM 5,669 Views 2 Comments

Jenner came out as transgender in an interview on US TV last night.

# transgender - Friday 24 April, 2015

'Looking back at photos of Frank, there's sadness in his eyes'
# Back In The Ring
# Back In The Ring

'Looking back at photos of Frank, there's sadness in his eyes'

Apr 24th 2015, 2:39 PM 30,219 Views 32 Comments

Kellie Maloney is back in boxing.

# transgender - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

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

Vogue has decided to feature its first transgender model

Apr 22nd 2015, 4:45 PM 4,746 Views 4 Comments

She’s in fashion.

# transgender - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Transgender man says he would have to be sterilised before getting gender surgery
# Turkey
# Turkey

Transgender man says he would have to be sterilised before getting gender surgery

Mar 11th 2015, 1:00 PM 15,302 Views 34 Comments

A European Court has ruled that this was wrong.

# transgender - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Here's what you actually need to know about the Bruce Jenner story
# Bruce Jenner
From The Daily Edge
# Bruce Jenner

Here's what you actually need to know about the Bruce Jenner story

Feb 4th 2015, 10:23 PM 11,793 Views 3 Comments

The reality star has been at the centre of speculation recently, but what do we actually know?

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

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

Feb 4th 2015, 3:09 PM 879 Views 155 Comments

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

# transgender - Thursday 22 January, 2015

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

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

Jan 22nd 2015, 11:04 PM 18,283 Views 116 Comments

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

# transgender - Monday 5 January, 2015

India has elected its first transgender mayor
# Untouchables
# Untouchables

India has elected its first transgender mayor

Jan 5th 2015, 2:37 PM 7,579 Views 16 Comments

Madhu Bai Kinnar beat out a rival from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party.

# transgender - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Transgender people are sharing stories of hope following teenager's tragic death
# Leelah Alcorn
From The Daily Edge
# Leelah Alcorn

Transgender people are sharing stories of hope following teenager's tragic death

Dec 31st 2014, 3:42 PM 3,558 Views 1 Comment

Seventeen-year-old Leelah Alcorn died after being hit by a tractor-trailer in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# transgender - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Time Out
# Time Out

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Nov 30th 2014, 10:00 AM 14,339 Views 9 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# transgender - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Lydia Foy settles transgender birth cert case against the State
# Court
# Court

Lydia Foy settles transgender birth cert case against the State

Oct 28th 2014, 4:55 PM 12,270 Views 49 Comments

The settlement was made following a “firm intention” by Government to introduce a Gender Recognition Bill.

# transgender - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

"Historic day" as LGBT teachers' group meet President
# Visibility
# Visibility

"Historic day" as LGBT teachers' group meet President

Oct 14th 2014, 9:42 AM 7,240 Views 81 Comments

The group is part of the INTO union.

# transgender - Friday 15 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 15th 2014, 8:00 AM 3,549 Views 83 Comments

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

# transgender - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Boxing promoter who underwent sex change feared being outed
# Threats
From The42
# Threats

Boxing promoter who underwent sex change feared being outed

Aug 13th 2014, 3:04 PM 5,203 Views 5 Comments

Kellie (formerly Frank) Maloney, who managed Lennox Lewis, quit the sport in October.

# transgender - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Gender Recognition Bill is "vital" says Equality Authority
# Transgender Rights
# Transgender Rights

Gender Recognition Bill is "vital" says Equality Authority

Aug 7th 2014, 11:54 AM 4,663 Views 87 Comments

The Equality Authority says it is worried about provision for married people who undergo gender realignment.

# transgender - Thursday 31 July, 2014

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

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

Jul 31st 2014, 8:00 AM 71 Views 24 Comments

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

# transgender - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Opinion: The journey for acceptance for transgender people is ongoing – in all parts of society
# LGBT
# LGBT

Opinion: The journey for acceptance for transgender people is ongoing – in all parts of society

Jul 27th 2014, 8:30 AM 340 Views 52 Comments

An increase in documentaries, articles and stories detailing the lives of transgender people is helping to remove stigma, but there is still some way to go.

# transgender - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

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

'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.

# transgender - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Lack of hate crime legislation creates "permission to hate" in Irish society
# Transgender
# Transgender

Lack of hate crime legislation creates "permission to hate" in Irish society

Jun 18th 2014, 6:31 PM 5,300 Views 95 Comments

The warning comes as Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) launches a new report documenting 32 incidents of violence or discrimination.

# transgender - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

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

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

Jun 17th 2014, 10:35 PM 5,886 Views 126 Comments

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

# transgender - Friday 9 May, 2014

Dáil debates gender recognition law for first time in history
# Historic
# Historic

Dáil debates gender recognition law for first time in history

May 9th 2014, 9:00 AM 7,365 Views 63 Comments

Failure to give transgender people formal legal status has affected their ability to access education, transport and social welfare.

# transgender - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Chelsea Manning officially granted name change - but will still be treated as male prisoner
# Prison
# Prison

Chelsea Manning officially granted name change - but will still be treated as male prisoner

Apr 24th 2014, 6:14 PM 15,179 Views 93 Comments

A US judge has granted Manning’s request to be formally known as Chelsea.

# transgender - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

RTÉ receives 24 complaints over transgender character in new sitcom 'The Centre'
# Hot Water
# Hot Water

RTÉ receives 24 complaints over transgender character in new sitcom 'The Centre'

Mar 25th 2014, 8:15 PM 31,654 Views 78 Comments

The group TENI said the programme is a throwback to the dark ages of television and RTÉ should do better.

Column: We need to talk about Nuala ... RTÉ's portrayal of trans character is shallow and cruel
# Laughing Stock
# Laughing Stock

Column: We need to talk about Nuala ... RTÉ's portrayal of trans character is shallow and cruel

Mar 25th 2014, 7:30 PM 109 Views 64 Comments

RTÉ’s newest comedy offering wheels out quite a few stereotypes but none are treated as badly as the character of Nuala Mooney, a transgender woman played by Aprés Match’s Gary Cooke, writes Lisa McInerney.

# transgender - Thursday 20 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 20th 2014, 3:22 PM 16,834 Views 91 Comments

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

# transgender - Monday 24 February, 2014

Poll: Should the age of transgender recognition be lowered?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the age of transgender recognition be lowered?

Feb 24th 2014, 9:51 AM 11,500 Views 80 Comments

It is currently proposed that transgender people can register their new identity at 18 but this may be lowered to 16. Do you agree?

The 9 at 9: Monday
# The 9 At 9
# The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Feb 24th 2014, 8:38 AM 9,752 Views 6 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your week.