Tag: Gender issues

UN envoy: sexual attacks against Rohingya may be war crimes

UNITED NATIONS — Widespread atrocities against Rohingya Muslim women and girls have been orchestrated and perpetrated by Myanmar's military and may amount to war...
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RICHMOND, Va. — The Republican leader of the Virginia House of Delegates wants to do away with the chamber's longstanding tradition of addressing lawmakers...
Years into journey, transgender teen still finding himself

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — It's been six years since Theo Ramos first cut himself in the school bathroom, six years since his parents and friends...
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SEATTLE — A federal judge in Seattle says she'll decide by Dec. 8 whether to join her counterparts in Washington, D.C., and Baltimore in...
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BALTIMORE — Another federal judge has halted a proposed transgender military ban, expanding on an initial ruling issued last month against the plan by...
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OKLAHOMA CITY — A federal jury has awarded a transgender woman more than $1 million after finding Southeastern Oklahoma State University discriminated against her...
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SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — A veteran police officer has settled a gender discrimination lawsuit she filed against the Southampton Town Police Department on eastern Long...
Coming out as trans just start of journey for teen, family

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — It was May of seventh grade, and 14-year-old Theo Ramos was in a new school. Perhaps because it was an arts...
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HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is advancing legislation to reauthorize the federally subsidized Children's Health Insurance Program after removing wording to...
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PORTLAND, Maine — Members of Portland's transgender community came together over the weekend for the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance. ...

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