In 2002, Dallas expanded its nondiscrimination ordinance to include citywide protection against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity
, but the language of the ordinance grouped the two together under sexual orientation.
In one case, a hospital denied a transgender patient a room assignment consistent with her gender identity
But the NHS Gender Identity
Development Service for children and adolescents at the Tavistock and Portman can offer support to families.
Changes were also made to the city ordinance governing the Human Rights Commission so it includes gender identity
and sexual orientation, genetic information and ancestry as classes entitled to equal treatment under the city human rights policy.
This visibility is especially important for young trans people and young people questioning their gender identity
in order to identify trans roles-models, allies and support networks.
As long as there is a strong behavioral prescription indicating that "men work in the labor force and women work in the home," gender identity
norms could explain why women have been slow to increase their labor force participation.
It is an affront to the fundamental human right to privacy and underscores the continuing persecution of individuals based on their sexual orientation or gender identity
The Crime and Disorder Act, defines some crimes such as assault or criminal damage as 'aggravated' offences if motivated by racial or religious hatred, but do not include the case for disability, sexual orientation or gender identity
In cooperation with the Republic of South Africa, April 15-16 in Oslo, Norway will host an international conference on human rights, sexual orientation and gender identity
That step was the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's (EEOC) groundbreaking finding that discrimination based on gender identity
is illegal under Title VII.
They are being given to children who suffer from Gender Identity
Disorder (GID), believing they have been born the wrong sex.
While transgender individuals have only begun to gain more recognition and understanding recently, and transgender youth only in the last decade, there's nothing new about individuals whose gender identity
doesn't fit into the gender binary.