She & They Non-binary / Trans

Statue of Sigmund Freud outside the Tavistock and Portman NHS clinic.
High court hears case that could stop trans teens getting puberty blockers

In first day of evidence, lawyer argues it’s a ‘fairy tale’ that children can give informed consent for treatment.

Trans Pride in Lahore, Pakistan.
Trans recognition is improving despite right-wing backlash around the world

Nine new countries have modernized their gender recognition laws to make them fairer for trans people but persecution continues.

Equalities Minister, Lizz Trust
UK government ditches plans to overhaul Gender Recognition Act

Equalities Minister Liz Truss says changing the legislation is ‘not the top priority’ for trans people.

Teenager with a phone.
Childline helpline sees big rise in kids seeking advice about being LGBT+

‘I’ve been feeling really sad and cry non-stop.’

Model with a trans flag as eye makeup.
Only 3% of sexually active trans people use PrEP

And less than half of sexually active transgender people know about the drug that can prevent HIV.

DWC chairperson Swati Maliwal speaking at a Satyuga Darshan Trust event | Picture: Instagram (@swati_maliwal)
Delhi Commission for Women slams controversial trans rights bill in India

The Delhi governmental dept has said that the bill will encourage the sexual assault of trans people

Trans woman Evie Amati (left) seconds from swinging an axe at her first victim | Screen capture: 7-Eleven security camera
Trans woman who attacked three with axe’s sentence is an ‘affront to justice’

For attacking three people with an axe in a 7-Eleven, Evie Amati was given just a nine year jail time

Alisha (right), a trans woman, was shot to death in 2016 | Picture: Facebook
Man who killed a trans woman given death sentence in Pakistan

He fired six bullets into Alisha in 2016

Amateur footage by civilians, circulated on social media, shows the trans woman being beaten by gawking crowds | Screen captures: Social media / Times Now News
Trans woman’s head smashed with stones by lynch mob in India

She died in hospital due to her injuries later that day

First trans couple marry in Cuba

However, both partners had to register under their birth gender on official documents

Protesters gather to condemn India's trans bill (Photo: Twitter)
Controversial bill re-enters India’s lower house and trans groups aren’t happy

A questioned bill was set to be tabled today, but both upper and lower houses were adjourned before it could have been passed

In shocking footage, six trans women are seen beating two men outside a restaurant in India | Screengrabs: YouTube
Trans women attack two men with sticks and chairs in India

A group of half a dozen trans woman thrashed the men in the viral video

Government to fund gender affirming surgeries in Indian state

The funding will cover only a small portion of the surgery

Trans man Freddy McConnell is in the center of a court case that can change the course of family law | Picture: Instagram (@freddy.mcconnell)
Trans man fighting to be legal father of child has anonymity removed

Freddy McConnell is fighting to have his child’s birth certificate list him as his father rather than mother

Protesters gather to condemn India's trans bill (Photo: Twitter)
Trans teen in India dies by suicide following ‘financial constraints’

Gurpreet, who was an Election Commission ambassador, was just 18

Laurel Hubbard at the Commonwealth Games today pacific
Trans weightlifter takes gold at Pacific Games in Samoa

Laurel Hubbard made a remarkable comeback after suffering a potentially career-ending injury last year

Trans woman Bessy Ferrera was killed in a drive-by shooting | Picture: Facebook
Second trans woman murdered in Honduras in under one week

Bessy Ferrera was killed just days after a trans TV presenter was gunned down last week

Trans woman protests by walking down the street naked in Zambia

Protesting naked is a Zambian tradition according to a local priest

Trans woman joins sex workers in body positive underwear campaign

They want to challenge stereotypes perpetuated in the porn industry

Sarah McBride
Sarah McBride running to be the first trans state senator in the US

She’s currently the national press secretary for HRC

Santiago Carvajal was a popular transgender television personality in Honduras. (Photo: Facebook)
Popular trans television presenter gunned down in Honduras

Santiago Carvajal is now the 78th person in the media to be murdered since 2001

Fiona Wood | Picture: Twitter (@purpleprez)
A mother of two spat on a trans woman in broad daylight in England

Fiona Wood has spoken out about the incident five years on, now speaking as a Stonewall-awarded role model

Janelle Monae is a strong ally to the trans and nonbinary communities
Janelle Monáe: ‘We must do better for our trans siblings’

‘We have to protect our babies, especially in the LGBTQIA+ community’

Gay Pride London
UK Tory MPs twice as likely as public to oppose trans people self-identifying

It shadows the news that ministers will announce highly-anticipated reforms to the Gender Recognition Act

A trans teen was sexually assaulted by three men after a night in a club in Antwerp | Picture: Google Maps
Trans teen bites rapist’s penis to escape sexual assault by three men

On her first night out as her true self, a trans woman in Antwerp was allegedly ‘gang-raped by three men’

Maya (left) was gunned down and later found in a river bank in Pakistan, she took a photo with her friend just days before | Picture: Facebook
Father arrested over murder of trans daughter, 19, in Pakistan

Maya’s father was reportedly ‘upset’ over his daughter being trans

Brooklyn Lindsey, a trans woman of color killed in the US
Transgender woman murdered in Kansas City identified as Brooklyn Lindsey

She is the 11th known trans woman killed in the US this year

New TV series about trans high school student gets big funding boon

Evie Macdonald made history as the first trans child actor to play a trans role in Australia