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World Health Organisation moves to end classifying trans identities as mental illness

para que sirve el bentyl de 10 mg The World Health Organization today released an online version of International Classification of Diseases –ICD 11 that removes trans identities from the mental health disorders chapter. This is a historic achievement the global trans community has been fighting for over many years. It sets the fundament for a new era of reparation for done injustice …

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(мк) Судот на правдата на Европската Унија со нова одлука за истополови парови и слободата на движењето при нивната дефиниција за брачен партнер

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(мк) СООПШТЕНИЕ НА ИППГ ЗА ПРАВАТА НА ЛГБТИ ЛИЦАТА, ПО ПОВОД 17 МАЈ – МЕЃУНАРОДНИОТ ДЕН ПРОТИВ ХОМОФОБИЈА, ТРАНСФОБИЈА И БИФОБИЈА

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Nearly every mass killer is a man. We should all be talking more about that

From the Oklahoma bombing to the massacre in Norway it is always the same. In the immediate aftermath of mass murder, the initial hypothesis is that it must be a Muslim. And so it was on Monday that, within minutes of a van mowing down pedestrians in Toronto, a far-right lynching party was mobilised on social media looking for …

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(мк) Утврдена дискриминација во учебниците по етика на Темков

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i haven’t failed to ‘pass’ as a woman, i want to look transgender

In 2014, Time magazine put actress and campaigner Laverne Cox on the cover, and declared the moment a ‘transgender tipping point’. A point at which trans people could, and would, come out of the shadows and claim their rightful and authentic place within wider society. It heralded a time of widespread acceptance, surely, if we were now …

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The Sexist Job Ads That Specify Height, Weight, and Age

High school diploma or above, female, 18-30 years old, net height 163 cm or higher, trim figure, aesthetically pleasing,” read the advert for a clothing sales associate position in Beijing. Another job posting in the central Chinese province of Shaanxi called for “fashionable and beautiful high-speed train conductors.” In the last few years, leading e-commerce …

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The Dictator Who Forced Me Into Bogus HIV Treatment—And Nearly Killed Me

When Fatou Jatta learned she had HIV in the 1990s, many people around her believed it was a death sentence. Or that drinking from the same water cup as her would get them infected, too. “Some people have a very big negative reaction because they believe it’s a killer disease,” she says, in her office …

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(мк) Промовирано истражувањето за Трансродовото искуство: идентитети, тела, насилство и социјализација

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The Black Feminist Who Argued for Intersectionality Before the Term Existed

At the core of calls for the Women’s March to prioritize women of color and conversations around trans inclusion in the #MeToo movement, “intersectionality” has finally come to be widely known as the necessary foundation for true feminism. The term, coined by scholar and activist Kimberle Crenshaw in the 1980s, offers a framework for thinking about the mechanics of race, …

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(мк) Женските организации ширум светот се соочуваат со стеснување на просторот за делување

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(мк) Иницијатива #КонтраБулинг

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Does testosterone make you mean?

Charles Ryan has a clinic in San Francisco at which he regularly relieves men of their testosterone. This “chemical castration”, as it is sometimes known, is not a punishment, but a common treatment for prostate cancer. Testosterone doesn’t cause the disease (currently the third most deadly cancer in the UK), but it fuels it, so oncologists …

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Declaration for Media Reporting on LGBTI Promoted in Skopje

Declaration on Ethical and Professional Media Reporting on Topics Related to LEGBTI was launched at the Agency for Audio and Audio-Visual Media Services, on March 22, 2018. The Declaration comes as a result of the initiative of the Coalition Margins, together with the Council for Media Ethics, the Association of Journalists of the Republic of …

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Transgender Male Model Fronts New Period Campaign

A transgender male model has been announced as the face of a new campaign aiming to challenge the stigma around periods. Kenny Jones, 23, appears alongside activists, fashion designers and writers in the ‘I’M ON’ campaign launched by period subscription service Pink Parcel. Jones, who was christened Kelsey, has spoken out about how he suffered …

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(мк) Советот за етика утврди говор на омраза и дискриминација кај медиумите

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(мк) Проглас за женски права и родова еднаквост

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(мк) Друштвена игра FIERCE WOMEN

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Queer emancipation in early Soviet Russia

By Ira Roldugina The early Soviet period is marked not only by workers’ power and civil war, but a complete transformation of social life. Many of the movements against oppression that flourished after the 1960s find a forerunner in these early Soviet years. In this piece Ira Roldugina publishes a long letter from a gay man, signing himself …

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The Gay Revolutionary

In February 1987, a satirical article by Michael Swift appeared in New York City’s Gay Community News titled “The Gay Revolutionary” which describes a scenario in which homosexual men dominate American society and suppress all things heterosexual. Since then the radical Religious Right has repeatedly referenced the article calling it the “Gay Manifesto” which it is not.  The original “A Gay Manifesto” written by Carl Witman …

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