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We’re trying so hard to feel sorry for martyrs to Easter Sunday

Is it April Fools Day? Surely that’s tomorrow. Yet bible-bashing fools of the trumpian persuasion are whinging about Transgender Day of Visibility impinging on their Easter Sunday. Climb down off your fcking cross (Don’t forget you can have your own Donald Trump branded cross for just $99.99 plus p&h. Buy two, and we’ll throw in …

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Transgender Awareness Week: Visible & positive representation

Beginning 13 November: Transgender Awareness Week. Allyship for Trans and Gender Diverse communities are front and centre of our minds and we especially acknowledge Sistergirls, Brotherboys and Trans People of Colour. Transgender Awareness Week 2021 is about holding space for folk to continue to do awe-inspiring and meaningful work in the spaces where they do …

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Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV) in a world in lockdown

With much of the world in lockdown, International Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV) moves online in 2020. Following the small gains of recent years, transgender people refuse to retreat into invisibility. Together with the Australian Transgender Support Association Queensland (ATSAQ), QNews is celebrating TDOV all day long. QAS – Transgender Victoria¬† Queensland Ambulance Service on …

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ATSAQ flying the flag Transgender Day of Visibility 2020

During 30 years as a representative organisation, the Australian Transgender Support Association Queensland (ATSAQ) has worked on many fronts to raise the visibility of transgender people. That included, for much of the last decade, ATSAQ flying the flag on International Transgender Day of Visibility. And, in 2020, they will celebrate it once again. The first …

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Queensland paramedic Jennifer shares her story for Trans Day of Visibility

A Queensland paramedic has opened up about her gender transition and the “support and love” she received from colleagues in a powerful Facebook post on the International Transgender Day of Visibility on Sunday. March 31 has been recognised as the International Transgender Day of Visibility since 2009, and it’s a day to celebrate the lives …

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‘Discrimination is common’: Transgender Day of Visibility is vital

The International Transgender Day of Visibility, recognised this Sunday (March 31), is a chance to celebrate transgender people in our community and raise awareness of the discrimination they face in everyday life worldwide, writes Destiny Rogers. Human civilisation is littered with absolutes. The Earth is flat. Marrying your cousin is a good idea. Smoking is …

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Community BBQ in Brisbane to celebrate Transgender Day of Visibility

A community BBQ in Brisbane is being planned to celebrate the International Transgender Day of Visibility at the end of the month. Since 2009, March 31 has been recognised around the world as the Trans Day of Visibility, with an aim to celebrate the lives and achievements of the transgender community and raise awareness of …

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Celebrate The Transgender Day Of Visibility In Brisbane This Weekend

A community BBQ is planned in Brisbane to mark the International Trans Day of Visibility this weekend. Since 2009, March 31 has been recognised around the world as the Trans Day of Visibility, with an aim to celebrate the diversity of the transgender community and raise awareness of the work still needed to end the …