Tag Archives: Gender

Japan to Become (a Little) More LGBT-friendly

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of February 13, 2018) On January 31st, 2018, the Japanese Minister of Health issued a decree banning hotels from discriminating their guests based on their sexual orientation or gender identity, and the city of Fukuoka is planning to soon recognize same-sex partnerships. Both of these news reports represent some, albeit small, progress…
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Chilean Representatives Vote for a Bill in Favor of Transsexual People

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of January 25, 2018) On January 23, 2018, the Chilean House of Representatives voted for a gender bill allowing adult trans- and intersexual people to change their name and gender identity by ways of a simple declaration at the civil registry office – without medical or psychological certificate, and without legal proceedings.…
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Taiwan About to Introduce a Third Gender

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of January 16, 2018) The Taiwanese government considers allowing a third gender aside from male and female in order to facilitate the life and work situation of trans- and intersexual people. This new gender is planned to become part of official ID documents as well. As of today, only a few countries…
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