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Trans Day of Remembrance. These deaths are not a tragedy.

Vicky Thompson, a 21-year-old trans woman has died after being placed in an all-male prison. This news, sadly and yet ironically, was announced on the evening before Trans Day of Remembrance (TDOR) 2015, and a week after a petition was started for another trans woman to be moved from a male prison. 697 more words


Government may change prison policy

After Tara Hudson was sent to an all-male prison a few weeks ago, which has since been rectified and she is now in a female prison, and more recently this week the death of Vicky Thompson following her also being sent to an all-male prison our Government is reviewing its policies on transgender prisoners. 202 more words


Transgender Woman Moved to Female Prison

  • 30 October 2015

  • From the section Somerset


Image copyright Jackie Brooklyn  Tara Hudson was sent to an all male prison after admitting assault

A transgender woman sent to a men’s prison has been transferred to a female jail after a campaign to get her moved. 498 more words


Comment: what we can learn from the sad story of Tara Hudson

Housing transgender prisoners is but one of many challenges for pressured prison governors, writes Eric Allison

After reading the sad story of a transgender prisoner… 615 more words

Michael Gove

Have We Reached Peak Trans?

In recent months the issues around transgender equality have become more mainstream in the US and UK media. There have been TV programmes such as Louis Theroux’s documentary ‘Transgender Kids’ and Channel 4’s three-part series ‘Born in the Wrong Body’. 1,512 more words


Green Party Philosophy – what is it?

Written by Sharon Galliford (Surrey and Hampshire Border Green Party)

Green Party Autumn Conference – Bournemouth 2015
Fringe Workshop Friday 25th September: Green Party Philosophy – an introduction for new members… 859 more words

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The Transgender Woman Sent to Male Prison have Moved to Female Jail after Plea by Judge.

A transgender woman who was made to serve her jail sentence in an all-male prison was today moved to a women’s jail following a national outcry. 129 more words