Turkey: Stop Violence Against Transgender People

Multiple Murders Highlight Inadequate State Protection
For Immediate Release
Contacts: In Ankara, Kemal Ördek, (Turkish, English), Pembe Hayat LGBTT Solidarity Association, Telephone: +90 554 465 57 29 In Brussels, Juris Lavrikovs (English,...

Who are Transgender People? The Basics

Transgender is an “umbrella” term used to describe a wide range of identities and experiences, and is used to refer to many types of people, including transsexual people; crossdressers; androgynous people; genderqueers; and other gender...

Kate Bornstein

Kate Bornstein is a transgender author, playwright, performance artist and gender theorist. Born Albert Bornstein on March 15, 1948, she underwent sex reassignment surgery in 1986.
Bornstein is currently (2006) writing an autobiography and...

Leslie Feinberg

Leslie Feinberg (born September 1, 1949) is a transgender activist, speaker, and author. Feinberg is a high ranking member of the Workers World Party and a managing editor of Workers World newspaper.
Feinberg’s writings on LGBT history,...

Reality is a continuum

By Tanguy Pinxteren, OII-member and Co-founder of Genres Pluriels
Translated from the French by Curtis E. Hinkle
The numerous studies on differences between the sexes and the equally comical “Mars/Venus” genre of theatrical productions are...