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1 hr ago | McClatchy

A policy of discrimination

What does transgenderism have in common with drug abuse and schizophrenia? According to the Department of Defense, they are all reasons to bar troops from military service.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Healthcare Law, Law

5 hrs ago | International Business Times

Super Model Andreja Pejic Confirms Identity As Transgender

"According to a statement emailed to The Huffington Post by GLAAD notes, Pejic will only be modeling women's clothing going forward and has received support from her agency, friends and family."

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

DNA India

Fifth Kerala LGBT parade pride held

It was a joyous moment for the hundreds of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community members when they held the fifth Kerala queer parade pride march in Kochi to assert their rights.

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KOLO-TV Reno

Nine-Year-Old Transgender Declares Identity

Hundreds of LGBT supporters marched through downtown Reno Saturday afternoon for northern Nevada's Pride Parade, where for one nine-year-old, it was a place to express who she really is.

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Queerty

Federal Government Grants Christian Colleges Right To Expel Transgender Students

You can't say that Christian Colleges aren't keeping up with the times. Now they've discovered transgender people.

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Related Topix: Spring Arbor University, Simpson University, Spring Arbor, MI

Breitbart.com

Concerns that British Prisoners Are 'Pretending to be Transgender' to Win Privileges

The has been a sharp rise in the number of male prison inmates in Britain claiming to be transgender, leading to fears that some could be lying to officials to gain privileges.

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Examiner.com

Androgynous supermodel comes out as a transgender woman

Andreja Pejic has gained international acclaimed in the modeling industry for her androgynous look which has enabled her to model both men's and women's fashions.

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Related Topix: Jean Paul Gaultier, Fashion, Designers, Marc Jacobs

New York Daily News

Transgender woman thrown off TV show after botched boob job

Nicole Sanders says she filmed a breast correction for a new pro-plastic surgery show on E! and ended up suffering complications that affected her ability to work and pay her bills.

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Related Topix: Entertainment

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Georgina Beyer joins Mana Party

Fomer Labour MP Georgina Beyer will stand for the Mana Party in Te Tai Tonga, saying she was doing so partly to atone for voting for the Foreshore and Seabed Act in 2004.

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Advocate

Mormon Mom Help Transgender Son Accept Himself

Keeping largely to home and church, Grayson's story of self-discovery is unlike that of many youth who knew they were transgender long before discussing it with their parents: his mother was the one to first realize he was trans.

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IcNetwork

'Depraved' transgender MoD worker avoids jail for harrassing woman

A "depraved" and devious transgender Ministry of Defence worker with a tights fetish avoided immediate jail after harassing the woman he had bedded for money.

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Related Topix: Merthyr Tydfil County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Powys County, Wales,

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Vote on Houston anti-bias ordinance still possible

Houston city leaders still don't know whether opponents of new anti-bias protections for gay and transgender residents have enough signatures to force a repeal vote in November.

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Mirror.co.uk

Male model Andrej Pejic who sent shockwaves through fashion industry comes out as transgender

A male model who sent shockwaves through the fashion world after being pictured in women's clothes has come out as transgender.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Accommodating the transgender student

When the Vancouver school board voted last month to recognize the rights of transgender students, there were security and police officers standing guard at the chamber doors.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Townhall

Netroots Nation: Transgender Equality In The Military Gets Cool Reception

Last week, I ventured into a sea of liberalism at Netroots Nation, which was held at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan.

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Salon

Transgender student on school's anti-trans policies: "My...

A Christian school has justified its anti-trans policies in its faith, but one of its student is fighting back Earlier this year, George Fox University, a Quaker school in Oregon, asked the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights for a religious exemption from Title IX so that it could refuse a transgender student's request to to live in ... (more)

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WTKR-TV Norfolk

This won't be the AIDS-free generation

He was just 18 years old when he got the news. It was the summer before his senior year in high school.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Social Software, Gay/Lesbian, Human Sexuality, Australia, World News,

The Independent

Andrej Pejic comes out as transgender woman: Jean Paul Gaultier and...

Pejic - who now wears a necklace bearing the name 'Andreja' - has modelled both menswear and womenswear during her career for brands such as Jean Paul Gaultier, Marc Jacobs and DKNY.

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Related Topix: Jean Paul Gaultier, Fashion, Designers

Thanh Nein News

Model contests discriminate transgender in Vietnam

Transgender model Lan Phuong was chosen as the main model of designer Thuan Viet's latest ao dai collection.

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The Globe and Mail

Video: B.C. girl celebrates legal win allowing her to confirm her transgender status

CTV's Gord Kurbis talks with an 11-year-old Harriette Cunninghma, from Comox, B.C., talks about her struggle to change her gender designation on her birth certificate CTV's Gord Kurbis talks with an 11-year-old Harriette Cunninghma, from Comox, B.C., talks about her struggle to change her gender designation on her birth certificate

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