Transgender Iranians still face discrimination

Transgender citizens of Iran are still discriminated against, according to multiple sources. Despite legal protection of transgender status and transgender people, there is little society-wide acceptance for tr...

Pakistan passes transgender protections

The parliament of Pakistan has passed a rights bill for transgender citizens. The Transgender Persons Act allows individuals to choose their gender, and have said gender recognized on government documents. T...

Trump pushes back against trans prisoner protections

The Administration of President Trump has announced it will reverse rules designed to protect transgender prisoners. The rules allow trans prisoners to use facilities (specifically, cell blocks and bathrooms) w...

New Hampshire passes trans non-discrimination bill

On May 2, the Senate of New Hampshire approved of HB 1319, an act which updates that state's discrimination laws. Historically, New Hampshire has banned discrimination in housing, employment, and public spac...