# transgender - Today’s News
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# transgender - Thursday 24 October, 2013
As Oireachtas Committee discussions this week focus on the Gender Recognition Bill, we need to remember the human stories behind the proposed legislation, writes Emma Cassidy.
# transgender - Friday 11 October, 2013
Over 2,500 people a year call the Gay Switchboard Dublin support line, which has said many LGBT people living in rural Ireland face isolation from the community.
# transgender - Sunday 25 August, 2013
The soldier formerly known as Bradley Manning has identified herself as female. How the world reacts now to Chelsea Manning, particularly online, will be interesting, writes Louise Hannon.
# transgender - Sunday 11 August, 2013
The murder happened when Dwayne Jones, 16, showed up at a street party dressed as a woman.
# transgender - Wednesday 17 July, 2013
The bill will provide for State recognition of the acquired gender of transgender people over 18 who are not married or in a civil partnership.
# transgender - Wednesday 3 April, 2013
Ultimately, the love and commitment that same sex couples bring to marriage can only serve to strengthen the institution, writes Kirsten Fjoser.
# transgender - Wednesday 27 March, 2013
Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Wednesday.
While Ireland will recogise amended birth certificates from other countries, “gender reassignment is not yet recognised” in the country.
# transgender - Friday 1 March, 2013
This is due to the Government’s failure to meet its own deadline for publishing legislation to end discrimination against LGBT staff, Senator Averil Power has said.
# transgender - Friday 22 February, 2013
The TD made the comment while speaking at a groundbreaking Transgender Healthcare Seminar today.
# transgender - Tuesday 22 January, 2013
GLEN, the Gay & Lesbian Equality network, has welcomed the news.
# transgender - Friday 23 November, 2012
The latest Eurobarometer shows attitudes towards women and disabled people are getting better – and also examines perceptions of transgender persons for the first time.
# transgender - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
The Justice Minister said he was “acutely aware” of the need to reform family law in Ireland to ensure equality for gay and lesbian parents.
# transgender - Sunday 21 October, 2012
The Tánaiste tells a European forum in Dublin that it will use its chairmanship of the OSCE to highlight trans issues.
# transgender - Saturday 20 October, 2012
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
The ‘Rally for Recognition’ coincides with a European congress taking place in Dublin this week.
Up to 300 people are expected to gather outside Leinster House this afternoon.
# transgender - Saturday 6 October, 2012
Which Irish county has the fewest same-sex civil partners? And how many times could Facebook fill Croke Park?
# transgender - Thursday 4 October, 2012
Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you start your day…
A survey commissioned by the Transgender Equality Network of Ireland reveals significant mental health concerns.
# transgender - Friday 7 September, 2012
Marriage Equality welcomed Burton’s comments but said legislation published last year puts transgender couples in a difficult position.
# transgender - Friday 17 August, 2012
Stacey gives a personal account of life as a transgender person in a small Irish town.
# transgender - Thursday 2 August, 2012
The festival’s promotional video shows the history of debate over LGBT rights in Ireland through the years.
# transgender - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
# transgender - Wednesday 27 June, 2012
GLEN is launching the kit to allow organisations to get the best out of diversity.
# transgender - Sunday 10 June, 2012
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# transgender - Wednesday 2 May, 2012
The Fine Gael TD Jerry Buttimer said publicly for the first time this week that he is gay. Writing for TheJournal.ie, he explains the reasons behind his decision to come out…
# transgender - Tuesday 10 April, 2012
The contest will allow transgender women from next year, following the outcry when a Canadian entrant was kicked out.
# transgender - Saturday 31 March, 2012
Transgender people can currently only enter same-sex civil partnerships if their new gender was registered in another country.
# transgender - Saturday 25 February, 2012
This week, a controversial advert was pulled from many Irish television stations after complaints it was “deeply transphobic”. Here, we take a closure look at the issue of gender identity.
# transgender - Friday 24 February, 2012
Your nightly news round-up…
# transgender - Monday 20 February, 2012
Zach Avery behaved like a normal three-year-old boy until one day he decided he wanted to be a girl, according to reports.
The Transgender Equality Network Ireland has called the advert “deeply hurtful” – but Paddy Power says it was intended to be “a bit of mild mannered fun”.
# transgender - Thursday 16 February, 2012
Transgender woman Louise Hannon describes how the trans community still face humiliating hurdles – and argues proposed new laws must be changed.
# transgender - Friday 20 January, 2012
The Transgender Equality Network Ireland hopes by hosting the Council, trans visibility in Ireland will be increased.