12th May 2015
Intersex rights put in the spotlight by Council of Europe 1
9:43 AM — The Council of Europe has published a report on the experiences of intersex people across the continent.
10th May 2015
Columnist complains that LGBTIQ ‘sounds like a Countdown Conundrum’ 23
2:01 PM — A columnist for the Sunday People has complained at the growing acronym LGBTIQ - "because it sounds like a Countdown Conundrum"
5th May 2015
Oxford English Dictionary could recognise gender neutral title ‘Mx’ 7
12:10 PM — The Oxford English Dictionary is considering recognising the gender-neutral title 'Mx' for the first time.
30th April 2015
Hedwig and the Angry Inch creator to receive special Tony award 1
12:15 PM — The creator of Hedwig and the Angry Inch is set to receive a special award at the Tonys.
17th April 2015
Watch: What it’s like to be intersex 1
3:02 PM — Four intersex people discuss their identities - and what doctors told them they should be.
9th April 2015
Election candidates asked to pledge support for non-binary rights 11
3:00 PM — Trans and non-binary groups have come together to ask election candidates to pledge to support non-binary rights.
2nd April 2015
Malta becomes first country to outlaw surgery on intersex babies 30
10:35 AM — The landmark bill was passed yesterday and forbids medical professionals from carrying out unnecessary surgical intervention on intersex infants.
16th February 2015
Stonewall announces it will now campaign for trans rights too 79
10:30 AM — In an historic move, equality charity Stonewall has announced that it will begin lobbying on trans issues.
28th January 2015
Selfridges adopts gender-neutral labels 36
10:36 AM — High-end department store Selfridges, has announced that it will do away with men's and women's sections, and will stock only gender-neutral clothing.
8th December 2014
Kenya: Court makes steps towards recognition of intersex people 2
4:57 PM — An intersex child in Kenya has finally been issued with a birth certificate, which could be a step towards recognising intersex people in the country.
20th November 2014
Woman who says she is girlfriend of Michael Phelps reveals she was born intersex 5
2:18 PM — A woman who claims to be the girlfriend of Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has revealed that she was born intersex.
TDoR: 226 trans people have been killed in the past year 9
1:51 PM — Today marks the 16th annual Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDoR), and a project monitoring anti-trans killings has noted that 226 trans people have been killed in the past year.
11th November 2014
Bangladesh: Lawmakers demand more rights for third gender hijra groups 2
10:47 AM — Lawmakers in Bangladesh have called for more rights for hijra groups, following the marking of one year since the government recognised them as a third gender.
27th October 2014
Scotland transgender conference to address discrimination 5
12:26 PM — Edinburgh is set to host one of the largest conferences for transgender and intersex people this weekend.
24th October 2014
Meet someone who isn’t male or female and wants a new type of passport 8
1:16 PM — Have you ever thought how it'd feel to identify with neither male or female? Christie Elan-Cane tells all about their fight for gender 'X' passports
13th September 2014
India: Court drops all charges against female athlete accused of being male 3
1:54 PM — A female athlete who was arrested after she was accused of being male has had all charges against her dropped.
2nd September 2014
Comment: Imagining a trans-inclusive Stonewall 3
11:24 AM — Ruth Pearce reflects on attending the first meeting between Stonewall and trans people which took place on Saturday, and is party of a consultation process on whether the charity will begin to lobby on trans issues.
28th August 2014
Stonewall to begin three-month consultation period on trans issues 6
1:31 PM — Leading gay rights charity Stonewall England and Wales will this weekend begin a three-month long consultation period around trans issues, and how best to work with the trans community.
25th July 2014
Trans* Pride festival to be held in Brighton this weekend 1
12:04 PM — The second ever Trans* Pride Brighton festival is set to open this evening.
27th June 2014
Facebook introduces trans-friendly gender options in UK 2
12:12 PM — Facebook has introduced custom gender options in the UK, no longer forcing people to choose between just 'male' and ‘female'.