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Indian city to build trans toilets

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  1. Ryan Haynes - fyi radio 9 Mar 2009, 2:00pm

    So what becomes the image on the door? This has always confused me. do you put a male and a female, or do you put

  2. I think the article is talking about toilet facilities for hijra. They wouldn’t use the term trans or transgender, but might talk about third gender. This group of people in India includes intersex people and people Westerners might describe as male to female transsexuals or transgender people. There are whole communities of hijra in parts of India. See

  3. …and what about specific “toilets” for trans’ men? Will they have to use toilets for trans’ women? Will they use the same toilets?
    …and what about “toilets” for “white” people, for “black”, for …etc, …etc?

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