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Transgender people in Tonga pushes for visibility

May 4, 2018 Maki 0

Transgender people in Tonga are locally known as ‘kafaleiti’ or ‘leiti’ which roughly means lady-like and refer to people who dress or behave in a feminine way but identify neither as male or female. Transgender […]

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Boston Marathon is now open to transgender runners

April 29, 2018 Maki 0

Was held last April 16, the marathon’s organizers announced that they are now allowing transgender athletes who qualify to join in the category that matches their gender identity. At least three transgender athletes have confirmed […]

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Art exhibition honors slain transgender victims

April 15, 2018 Maki 0

Artist Jono Vaughan will start Project 42, an exhibition that remembers transgender individuals that were killed due to violence, at the Seattle Art Museum from April 21 through August 5. Each masterpiece will be a […]

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Pakistan hails first transgender TV newscaster

April 11, 2018 Maki 0

Maavia Malik, a transgender woman, made history for being hired as a newscaster for the local news TV channel Kohenoor TV. The news was announced on Twitter, gathering mostly positive engagement from people in and […]