Same-sex marriage will happen in 2017

The States of Jersey have voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-sex marriage. The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, asked States members to decide whether they were for or against four principles. (a) to agree, in principle, that appropriate legislation should be brought forward for approval to allow same-sex couples to get married in Jersey, with…

Trans 100 2015 published

The Trans 100 for 2015 has been published. It is a “curated list of out trans people who are working on trans issues in the United States and having a positive impact”. The stories of the work being done contained in the document makes interesting and inspiring reading for anyone who is working for the…

Am I Transgender?

Tips from a US based gender therapist that those early in their journey might find helpful: These videos specifically refer to male-to-female transition but reverse them and there are some useful tips for female-to-male transitions, too:

Draft Sex Discrimination Law released

The Social Security Department has released a consultation draft of the Discrimination (Sex and Related Characteristics) (Jersey) Regulations today. The draft can be downloaded by clicking here. The draft represents a great deal of hard work by the Social Security Ministers, Francis Le Gresley and Susie Pinel, and their team. It takes as its starting…