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Don't Be Fooled: Love Hasn't Won...Yet

On June 26, 2015, the US Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples now have the right to marry in all US states. Many took to Facebook, Twitter, and other social networks to celebrate that the US had finally achieved marriage equality. 2,169 more words

Blindness

Boy or Girl?

In Western society, gender and sex are presented as synonymous, static concepts. I remember viewing pictures of a Girls and Boys Day that a friend took at the private pre-school his children attended. 592 more words

petchary reblogged this on Petchary's Blog and commented:

When it comes to transgender people, many of us get confused by the terms used, and "who is who." I think this is a very helpful and clear explanation. As this post from TransWave Jamaica notes, being human is a "complex and beautiful experience." TransWave is a recently established resource on health and lifestyle issues for the transgender community.

LGBT RIGHTS - Australia - Gillard comes out in support of marriage equality

Written by // Cec Busby

In a case of better late than never, former Prime Minister Julia Gillard has come out in favour of marriage equality. 511 more words

World News

Decoding Human Rights

Many nations vow to defend human rights. And many fall short.

Torture, slavery, political repression, discrimination, extrajudicial killings — the list of violations is long, and few countries are blameless. 581 more words

Decoders

Ally Profile: Wendy McSweeney

Wendy McSweeney is the Enterprise Inclusion Leader for SunTrust Banks, Inc., responsible for developing and executing growth and engagement strategies, consulting with executive leaders and driving enterprise wide inclusion and diversity at SunTrust. 324 more words

LGBT Equality

CAMBODIA - TRANSGENDER

Poppy says Term ‘Kteuy’ is Out of Date

Khmer Times/Pav Suy

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

PHNOM PENH (Khmer Times) – It is time to change the language used to refer to people who have changed their physical appearance to match their sexual identity, the most famous transgender Cambodian told Khmer Times yesterday. 536 more words

Social Issues

Interview: Scott

Name: Scott
Location: Manchester
Age: 34

At what age did you first realise that you were gay?

When I was 6 I had the first memory of thinking a passing man was attractive but it wasn’t until I was 10 that I first told my mum. 910 more words

Human Rights