Tag: Transsexualism

Grant v. the United Kingdom (European Court of Human Rights)

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Linda Grant, a 68-year-old post-operative male-to-female transsexual, complained about the lack of legal recognition of her change of sex and…

Christine Goodwin v. the United Kingdom (European Court of Human Rights)

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The applicant complained of the lack of legal recognition of her changed sex and in particular of her treatment in…

L. v. Lithuania (European Court of Human Rights)

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The case concerned the failure to introduce implementing legislation to enable a female to undergo sex reassignment surgery and change her…

P.V. v. Spain (European Court of Human Rights)

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The case concerned a male-to-female transsexual who, prior to his sex reassignment, had had a son with his wife in 1998….

Paris Green (Scotland)

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Paris Green killed a man, but because he “identifies as a woman,” he will serve his time in a women’s…

Emma Chapman v. Essex Police (UK)

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An employment tribunal has rejected claims of harassment and discrimination by a transsexual police officer. PC Emma Chapman complained she had…

Transgender Education and Advocacy (Kenya)

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Transgender Education and Advocacy, a group in which Audrey Mbugua is active, have sued the government for refusing to  register the group…

Dr. Janice Raymond Harassed By @Elfeministo (Canada)

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Dr. Janice Raymond is an internationally regarded philosopher and feminist who has done ground breaking work around trafficking and male…

“Male and Female He Created Them: Review of The Transsexual Empire: The Making Of The She-Male”

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In June 1979, Thomas Szasz, a psychiatrist and humanist, wrote a favorable New York Times review of Dr. Janice Raymond’s…

The UK Gender Recognition Act of 2004 (UK)

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The UK Gender Recognition Act of 2004 is one of the most anti-feminists pieces of legislation ever enacted.  It allows…