Exclusion or protection? Activists skeptical about LGBT prison

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This article was previously published in Coconuts Bangkok Transgender activist Nachacha Kongudom was arrested in June of last year for protesting against the military junta. She was sent to a men’s prison, despite her request to go…

Thailand “no paradise for transsexuals”

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A transgender couple’s fight for their rights This article was previously published in Coconuts Bangkok   Sam and Yollie love each other as much as any other ordinary couple. What makes them different from many others…

How the murder of a Malaysian transgender woman exposed fears over an islamic penal code

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The brutal killing of a florist in Malaysia shocks activists who say it must be seen against a backdrop of rising conservatism – including a plan to ease restrictions on sharia law This articule was previously published in South China Morning…

El lado oscuro del oasis transexual de Asia/El País

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Tailandia es considerada la meca de la comunidad LGTBi y del turismo gay de la región, pero la discriminación persiste para sus habitantes Este artículo fue publicado previamente en El País Internacional Cuando…

Indonesia es cada vez más peligroso para los homosexuales

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El Parlamento debate una enmienda para criminalizar el sexo gay y prematrimonial. La situación es cada vez más difícil para el colectivo LGBT en Indonesia. Algunas personas ya se han marchado  Este artículo fue previamente publicado…