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The Supreme Court of India has delivered a landmark verdict recognizing transgender people and creating a third gender category that will allow them to identify themselves as such on official documents.  121 more words

Answering Dublin Pride's Call

As summer approaches rapidly, preparations will shortly get underway for the Republic’s largest LGBT festival, but Dublin Pride also needs your help 

The Dublin Pride festival has grown vastly since it started out in the 1980’s. 464 more words


LGBTQ Triumph...?


This article is about the landmark ruling of the Indian government in recognizing transgender people as a third gender. I felt really ambivalent upon reading this post because the introduction of a new gender itself is problematic, and also because I’ve always felt uncertain about policies surrounding transgender people. 769 more words

Man, woman, hijra: India recognizes third gender for transgender people(!!!)

Huge news today for non-binary and transgender individuals in India: Indian court ruled today that they would recognize a third gender, or hijras.

For the first time this year, India allowed a third choice on voter registration forms, labeled “other.” According to ABC News, … 344 more words

“Secret” loses a little magic by trying to cover too much ground

“Secret,” the latest installment of the Elemental book series by Brigid Kemmerer, is an ambitious effort to tackle serious issues while continuing a fantasy story. All of the Elemental books have taken on themes of that nature — confronting a range of topics from domestic dysfunction to sexual assault, violence, bullying and questions of self-esteem. 364 more words

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Report on Services and Expense

CNY for Solidarity is a VERY potent organization.  We thrive on volunteer hours and efficiently use our monetary resources to provide vital, tangible services to members of our community. 174 more words

The painful facts of the transworld

Written by JZ

I didn’t have much knowledge of the transworld until recently. I have been doing some reading related  to sexuality and come across some articles that sent a shiver up my spine. 281 more words

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