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Gender Politics

Vatican: Did Pope Francis have private meeting with transgender man?

Diego Neria Lejárraga, who underwent sex-reassignment surgery and was subsequently rejected by his religious community, claims he received a call from the pontiff on Christmas Eve and met with the Pope in his residence at the Vatican.

Transgender army officer: I was living lie

A British army officer says she decided to come out as transgender after "living an act" as a man serving on the frontline in Afghanistan.

New York: Transgender sues prison after sexual assault

A transgender inmate has sued New York's maximum-security Sullivan Correctional Facility and several staff, saying they were "deliberately indifferent" to her heightened risk for the sexual assault that happened last year.