Cover of: Investigation into discrimination against transgendered people | Human Rights Commission of San Francisco (San Francisco, Calif.) Read Online

Investigation into discrimination against transgendered people a report by Human Rights Commission of San Francisco (San Francisco, Calif.)

  • 535 Want to read
  • ·
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by The Commission in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English


  • Transsexuals -- Civil rights -- California -- San Francisco,
  • Transvestites -- Civil rights -- California -- San Francisco,
  • Gender identity -- California -- San Francisco,
  • Sex discrimination -- California -- San Francisco

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby the Human Rights Commission, City and County of San Francisco ; Jamison Green, principal author ; Larry Brinkin, HRC staff.
ContributionsGreen, Jamison, 1948-, Brinkin, Larry.
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22924979M

Download Investigation into discrimination against transgendered people


The Report of the Inquiry into Discrimination Experienced by Transgender People was a world first by a national human rights institution and focused on three areas: trans people’s experience with health care access, everyday interactions and community participation. There is very little information about the number of trans people in New Zealand; and those numbers that do exist are . Investigation into discrimination against transgendered people () {Green94investigationinto, author = {Jamison Green and Larry Brinkin and Hrc Staff}, title = {Investigation into discrimination against transgendered people}, year = {}} Share. OpenURL. Abstract. San Francisco Human Rights Commission. Keyphrases. transgendered. Appendix I: An Investigation into Acts of Discrimination Committed Against Transgendered People in the State of Maryland Pg. I-1 - I-8 of the Fifth ICTLEP Proceedings. Item Actions Download PDF File Share Citation Cite. Item Information: Identifier 2v23vt44r CollectionAuthor: Maryland It's Time.   Violence and Discrimination Against LGBT People in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, and Obstacles to Asylum in the United States Ma Report “I .

  There is a pervasive pattern of discrimination and prejudice against transgendered people within society. Both economic discrimination and experiencing violence could be the result of a larger social climate that severely sanctions people for not conforming to society's norms concerning gender; as such, both would be strongly associated with each other. The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force and the National Center for Transgender Equality organized an investigation into discrimination against transgender people, and issued a report called the " National Transgender Discrimination Survey.". No one should be denied a job, a place to live, or access to a public place or business simply because of who they are. Unfortunately, these kinds of rejection are all too common for transgender people. At the ACLU, we’re committed to passing federal, state, and local laws that protect people from discrimination based on gender identity or gender expression, and we’re also fighting in.   A hotel chain has launched an investigation into allegations of race discrimination against Indigenous guests. The Ibis Styles Alice Springs Oasis Hotel in the Northern Territory is accused of assigning inferior rooms to Indigenous guests.

But as the clear weight of judicial precedent interpreting federal prohibitions on sex discrimination establishes, discrimination against transgender people is a form of impermissible sex. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Full text of "Investigation into the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth: a report by the Human Rights Commission.   As a result, transgender people were excluded from it until , the year that the EEOC ruled that gender-based discrimination against a White trans worker named Mia Macy did indeed occur “because of sex.” With that decision, workplace discrimination against trans people became illegal in all 50 states. (Only 22 states have their own statues.). Transgender people bear the brunt of social and economic marginalization due to discrimination based on their gender identity or expression. Advocates confront this reality working with transgender people who have lost shelter, jobs, experienced mistreatment and violence, or been unable to access the health.