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The sports world is no stranger to LGBT discrimination, and now a transgender woman is suing CrossFit for refusing to allow her to compete against other women in the intense exercise regime. This is just the latest instance of transphobia rearing its
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Kolkata : More than 28,000 transgenders have been registered across India with the Election Commission, but a transgender activist Tuesday rued the lack of their representation among candidates in West Bengal for the Lok Sabha polls. Two years ago, the
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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers to Release Two Transgender Teen
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trans_tldef_sm New York, NY — The Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund today commended the New York City Department of Education, which runs the nation's largest school district, for issuing guidelines on how to meet the needs of transgender
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In 2003, then-Assemblyman Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, named Theresa Sparks as an Assembly Woman of the Year, marking the first time a transgender woman was honored with the award. Sparks is the executive director of the San Francisco Human
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A transgender woman is suing CrossFit for refusing to allow her to compete in a women's-only division of their annual fitness competition. 34-year-old Chloie Jonsson of Northern California was born a male but now identifies as female, but that hasn't
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Transgender children may already identify so strongly with the opposite sex that they wish to change their physical identity even at a young age. However, doctors typically will not perform any permanent surgeries until adulthood, in order to be
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San Francisco • A transgender woman in Northern California has sued the company behind the popular CrossFit workouts for refusing to let her compete in the female division of its annual fitness competitions. The lawsuit brought Thursday by Chloie
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Chloie Jonsson, a personal trainer and CrossFit athlele from Los Gatos, CA., is suing CrossFit for $2.5 million. She wanted to compete last year in the CrossFit Games, but was banned from competing as a woman because she was born a man. A transgender
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(CNN) -- A transgender woman prohibited from competing in a strength competition as a female is suing the fitness company sponsoring the competition, seeking $2.5 million in damages. Chloie Jonnson, a personal trainer, charges the CrossFit company with
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