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by. Lohana Berkins, Lohana Berkins (Pocitos, – Buenos Aires, ) fue una activista transgénero argentina,12 defensora e impulsora de la identidad. The late afternoon sun casts a golden glow over children playing in the little park where Lohana Berkins has suggested we should meet. AWID is an international, feminist, membership organisation committed to achieving gender equality, sustainable development and women’s human rights.

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She is keen that trans people obtain jobs outside the co-ops, too. We have a more revolutionary character. Lauri Love Extradition appeal. But it hasn’t always been that way. But trans activists betkins Lohana were drawing international attention to the appalling abuse.

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The law applies to anyone aged 18 and over. There is still prejudice and abuse.

Lohana has been a transgender activist since the s. Demanding a solution revolution. Prime Minister Hun Sen has dissolved newspapers and the opposition.


Named berkine an activist who died aged 33, the co-op is run by trans people and provides training and employment.

Saudi persecution of the al-Nimr family continues. Today Argentina leads the world in recognizing the rights of transgender people. Our bodies, our rights. Why is it so easy for governments to ignore this much-feted document? They are so much more lohanz than those of her generation. You do not have to conform to a strict stereotype. We do not exist in a ghetto of trans activists. Support the website with a monthly donation.


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And in the worst male prisons, containing the most violent criminals. At the heart of her own approach is feminism.

She has played a key role in bringing about legal and social changes in Argentina that can only be described as revolutionary. Husna Rivzi explains why. The late afternoon sun casts a golden glow over children brkins in the little park where Lohana Berkins has suggested we should meet.