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In a move many deem long-overdue, on Monday, June 18th, the World Health Organization announced that it would officially no longer classify transgender people as mentally ill.  

The change, made public in the United Nations health agency’s 11th International Classification

In May 2012, Argentina passed law number 26.743. This landmark gender-identity law gives people have the right to change the gender on their identity cards without undergoing any gender reconstructive surgery or psychiatric analysis. In addition, all public and …

 

Yesterday marked yet another major victory for those fighting for human rights and LGBTQ equality in Argentina. Never one to rest on its laurels, the country that garnered fame and acclaim for its regional leadership in promoting civil and …