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Bar Gays From Involving Trans People In Their Battles – Trans Lady Begs Court

AA Kenyan transgender woman   has filed a petition at the country’s High Court seeking to have gays, lesbians, and bisexuals barred from including Transgender people in the gay rights campaigns. Audrey Mbugua Ithimbu, formerly Andrew Mbugua, argues that the continued inclusion of transsexuals by gay people in their struggle for equality has made them (Transgender… Continue reading Bar Gays From Involving Trans People In Their Battles – Trans Lady Begs Court

Africa · East Africa · Kenya

Kenyan MP pushes for law to recognise intersex people

A Kenyan MP has asked the country’s parliament to pass a law to recognise a third gender to end discrimination against those who identify as intersex. Isaac Mwaura is also asking for funding for gender alignment surgery and a public awareness campaign to end stigma against intersex people. “They see me as a curse,” one… Continue reading Kenyan MP pushes for law to recognise intersex people