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From the September-October 2012 issue of News & Letters:
Shameful lack of services for Trans seniors
Chicago—The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently banned discrimination based on gender identity or expression. All healthcare facilities which accept federal money, including Medicaid and Medicare, cannot discriminate against Transgender nor gender-variant patients.
This only underlines how pervasive discrimination remains. [=>]
From the new March-April 2012 issue of News & Letters:
New attacks on women take fascistic turn
The depths of this society’s inhumanity have been laid bare by the intensity of the war on women’s bodies, minds and lives. Poor women are taking the brunt as those in power in state and federal governments mount an assault [=>]