Transgender News & Issues
Around the world, LGBTQ television newscasters have a prominent profile in most countries. In their role as daily newscasters, and commentators, they convey an aura of reliability,integrity, and diversity, in an ever-changing domain of news and current affairs. They are usually at the forefront of breaking news, reflecting the presence of the LGBTQ people in broader society.
Hope you have a very happy and very safe Pride Day! The Dublin Pride Parade will be taking place today June 24th. Participants gathering from 11am. Parade begins at 2pm sharp. People and floats will be assembling at St. Stephen’s Green. PRE-PARADE RALLY Dublin Pride are hosting a pre-parade rally at St Stephen’s Green South, from 12 […]
Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 announces its first batch of hotly-tipped shows from this year’s heart-stopping new programme. This year’s festival will rise to a new magnificence this September, hosting a rip-roaring sixteen days and nights of thrilling, provocative events, that will consume and inspire the city.
Human Rights Watch have welcomed the first report of the Independent Expert on SOGI-related violence and discrimination. They state: “We recognize that some States opposed creation of the mandate, but are encouraged that it was reaffirmed by the General Assembly with support from all UN regional groups. We hope that all can stand united in […]
A week long celebration is coming from 7th to 13th of August, as the Galway Pride committee put the finishing touches to the planned events for this year’s Galway Pride Festival. As Monday 7th August celebrates the Launch of the the annual event, Tuesday and Wednesday offer Workshops in mental and sexual health. Thursday sees a […]
For generations, young Americans could go all the way through high school without learning that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people have long been part of their country’s history. Spurred by gay rights victories at the Supreme Court and elsewhere in recent years, a Lowell, Massachusetts-based organization, called History Unerased, is trying to change that […]
In response to the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals’ ruling affirming the rights of a transgender high school student, Ash Whitaker, to use the bathroom that matches his gender identity, GLSEN’s (Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network) Director of Public Policy, Nathan Smith, released the following statement yesterday 31 May: “This ruling justly affirms the rights […]