All new public buildings must provide single-sex toilets, government announces

All new public buildings, such as schools and hospitals, must provide same-sex toilets, the government announced. The measure was confirmed today by Equality Minister Kemi Badenoch. Under the plans, separate unisex or gender-neutral toilets should only be provided if space is available and should not be at the expense of women’s facilities. The announcement was … Read more

Jordan Peterson Defends Tweet About Sports Illustrated Plus Size Model Yumi Nu

Controversial psychologist Jordan Peterson defended his recent tweet in which he shamed a Sports Illustrated plus-size model — even after facing significant backlash over the comments. The Canadian doctor turned Youtuber Quote-tweeted Post story on May 16 about the debut of Sports Illustrated cover model Yumi Nu, declaring “Sorry. It’s not pretty. And no authoritarian … Read more

For trans people, America has become a place to get away

the text of a trusted friend in the transgender community, someone I’ve known since before any of us came out, was blunt and succinct: she and her family are fleeing the United States. She said Supreme Court decision of revocation Roe vs Wade signaled that the time to run had arrived, especially considering all the … Read more

Members of the Los Angeles Trans Chorus Celebrate the 7th Anniversary of Making Music Beautiful, Diverse and Inclusive

LOS ANGELES – The members of the Los Angeles Trans Chorus are celebrating their seventh anniversary of making beautiful music. The Los Angeles Trans Choir is the first fully trans-identified choir in America, consisting of transgender, non-binary, intersex, gender-nonconforming, and gender-fluid individuals. TCLA celebrates diversity and acceptance so others can see and feel the joy … Read more

Members of the Los Angeles Trans Chorus Celebrate the 7th Anniversary of Making Music Beautiful, Diverse and Inclusive

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — The members of the Los Angeles Trans Chorus celebrate their seventh anniversary by making beautiful music. The Los Angeles Trans Choir is the first Trans-Identified Choir in America, comprised of transgender, non-binary, intersex, gender-nonconforming, and gender-fluid individuals. TCLA celebrates diversity and acceptance so others can see and feel the joy they … Read more

The sport’s governing bodies are at odds over transgender participation, but Australia can take the lead

The blanket ban on swimming of transgender women competing in international women’s events is the opposite of the International Olympic Committee’s framework, suggesting inclusion first and review on a case-by-case basis. The sport’s governing bodies now feel pressured to choose sides in what has become a culture war, although experts warn that Australian anti-discrimination policies … Read more

AOC President Ian Chesterman says transgender athlete policies depend on individual sports

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) says it will leave policies on transgender athletes to individual sports, in line with International Olympic Committee (IOC) guidelines. Key points: AOC chief Ian Chesterman reiterated the IOC’s position that individual sports are responsible for setting their own policies towards trans and gender-diverse athletes. He says the IOC framework emphasizes … Read more

Alice Springs Council denounces transphobia in sport

Alice Springs City Council denounced transphobia and declared its support for diversity and inclusion in all sporting codes. Key points: Alice Springs Councilors unanimously agreed to endorse diversity and inclusion in sports Councilor Kim Hopper took the motion to the council after being contacted by community members The declaration was celebrated by the local trans … Read more

President Joe Biden Proposes to Strengthen Title IX Protections for Transgender Students – CBS Tampa

WASHINGTON DC. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — The Biden administration proposed Thursday to strengthen protections for transgender students under Title IX and revise controversial Trump-era guidance on how schools should handle sexual assault cases. The new rules would clarify that Title IX protections against discrimination apply to sexual orientation and gender identity and … Read more