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Laws to Stereotypes: Obstacles faced by Transgender Persons in Malaysia

March 25, 2015 By Susan Tam After speaking to a trans man and trans woman recently about the painful experiences they face, we took a look at how...

Thank God for People like Liza

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2012 by Juana Jaafar (Malay Mail) THERE are those among us who are ketinggalan zaman (not up to date) when it comes to...

Will We Give Them ‘A Little Tolerance’?

Posted on 10 October 2012 An article by Petra Gimbad (The Sun) TODAY, a difficult decision faces a judge in the High Court. The constitutionality of...

The Right to Be

Posted on 12 September 2012 An article by Petra Gimbad (The Sun) RECENTLY, cases involving minors purportedly giving consent to sexual intercourse have challenged Malaysian law,...

Understanding Sex and Gender: Distinctions, Assumptions and Violence

Understanding sex and gender is imperative in ending violence and marginalization of transgender persons  Overwhelming evidence affirms that gender identity is an innate part of...

Memahami Seks dan Gender: Perbezaan, Andaian dan Keganasan

Memahami seks dan gender adalah penting dalam menghentikan keganasan serta peminggiran individu transgender. Bukti-bukti kukuh mengesahkan bahawa identiti gender adalah semula jadi kepada semua orang,...