Pakistan's Transgender Women Lose Homes Amid Pandemic
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Content warning: today's stories included reference to murder, suicide, sexual assault, common assault, homophobia and transphobia.
EastMojo reports that Manipur has set up dedicated pandemic quarantine centres for trans people from across India https://www.eastmojo.com/coronavirus-updates/2020/05/21/manipur-now-dedicated-quarantine-centres-for-transgender-persons
CW suicide - A Hungarian trans woman explains to iNews that legal changes in her country mean she'll now be forbidden to use her own name https://inews.co.uk/news/i-wont-even-be-allowed-to-use-my-name-now-that-hungary-has-scrapped-all-rights-for-trans-people-2860793
CW assault - PinkNews reports that US prison contractors are being sued over the death of a trans woman in ICE custody https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2020/05/21/roxana-hernandez-lawsuit-transgender-law-centre-wrongful-death-ice/
CW murder - PinkNews reports that a man has been charged with the murder of a trans woman in Missouri https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2020/05/21/man-charged-murder-nina-pop-transgender-woman-knifed-to-death-in-apartment/
CW suicide - Juno Dawson writes in the Huffington Post about how she fears the return of something like Section 28 https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/section-28_uk_5ec69d86c5b6715509a8fa44?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAJYlhv2AFYyl0vSYb6Ku9NvO5cCPjcebJKWYAR-etfMCnkdvHWahSKre01sW6fIuOa9DJ35m4RHjjZt2iBWpSBEDc7HgoZmbW4hAO_MLMPM8AmJpr1GdTQzeChU_ha27Zug0yaqwC4ShSXPx9KqOZzmmh5nnZV4ZKzINaeuClRcX
CW sexual assault, suicide - PinkNews has more on what the prison service has recently had to say about trans inmates and sexual assault https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2020/05/21/trans-prisoners-victims-sexual-assault-more-than-perpetrators-ministry-of-justice-liz-truss/
PinkNews reports on how thousands of cis women are contacting Liz Truss to express their support for trans rights https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2020/05/22/liz-truss-cisgender-women-trans-ally-open-letter-gender-recognition-act-sex-gender/
Content warning: today's stories include reference to murder, suicide, sexual assault, common assault, homophobia and transphobia.
Content warning: today's stories included reference to murder, suicide, sexual assault, racism, homophobia and transphobia.
Munroe Bergdorf features in a list of women telling Elle what has helped their mental health during lockdown https://www.elle.com/uk/life-and-culture/culture/g32610065/mental-health-tips/
The Telegraph's trans correspondent worries about her hair https://www.telegraph.co.uk/health-fitness/body/transgender-diary-first-fight-hair-appointment-every-woman/
Owl writes in the Metro that raising children gender neutral helps trans and cis people alike https://metro.co.uk/2020/05/20/raising-children-gender-neutral-positive-12733180/
A new petition is calling for support for Hungarian trans and intersex people https://action.allout.org/en/m/e9cae516/
The Scottish Sun has more on the situation facing trans people in Hungary https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/news/5615104/hungary-trans-gender-birth-illegal/
Jane Fae writes in the Independent about recent events in Hungary and the threat to LGBT rights across Europe https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/viktor-orban-hungary-transgender-rights-uk-tories-lgbtq-a9524521.html?fbclid=IwAR1Z5TBvpu4Rrmh6Hc0Q1Ww9692lJPvOEVAdRIg6J24HiuWW-5wIDIcyu7w
PinkNews reports that Idaho has stated in court that it does not consider forbidding changes to birth certificates to be transphobic https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2020/05/20/idaho-transgender-birth-certificate-law-hb509-transphobic-lambda-legal/
Will you write to Liz Truss to let her know that you value trans people's rights? https://dearliz.co.uk
PinkNews reports on a campaign of writing letters to Liz Truss to explain why trans rights matter https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2020/05/21/dear-liz-truss-trans-gender-recognition-act-reform-equality-letter-writing-campaign/