Tag Archives: Gender

May 17, 2018 – Equal Rights for LGBTs Around the World

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of May 7, 2018) The international day against homophobia and transphobia is celebrated this May 17th again. The main focus of the Canadian organizers (Fondation Émergence) this year is on all those gay, lesbian, bisexual and transsexual people who have had to flee from their home country because of violence or threats…
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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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