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GATE Statement on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

GATE  marks today the UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, proclaimed on December 12, 1997, by the UN General Assembly.[1]. We stand in solidarity with all victims, calling for the effective implementation of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.

TDoR 2016. A Message from GATE

Trans people are defined in many ways – by our gender identities, our gender expressions, our personal experiences of embodiment, our interactions with medical and legal systems, our positions on transgressing or preserving sexual difference, and more.

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Día de la Visibilidad Intersex 2016. Un mensaje de Mauro Cabral

Buenos Aires, 26 de octubre de 2016 Querids amigs de GATE, En este Día de la Visibilidad Intersex quiero conversar con ustedes como alguien que no solo es Co-director de GATE, una organización fuertemente identificada con el movimiento trans, sus objetivos, sus luchas y sus valores -sino que es también una persona intersex. Cuando nací
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IAD2016: A Message from Mauro Cabral

Buenos Aires, October 26th 2016 Dear GATE’s friends, On this Intersex Awareness Day I want to talk with you as someone who is not only the Co-Director of GATE -an organization strongly identified with the trans movement, its goals, struggles and values –but also an intersex person. When I was born 45 years ago, as
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IDAHOT 2016: A CALL FROM GATE

  “The inferno of the living is not something that will be; if there is one, it is what is already here, the inferno where we live every day, that we form by being together. There are two ways to escape suffering it. The first is easy for many: accept the inferno and become such
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GATE Statement on the International Trans Day of Visibility 2016

Today, March 31st, Global Action for Trans* Equality (GATE) calls for collective and critical reflection as we honor the Transgender Day of Visibility. Undoubtedly, individual and community visibility has been a key strategy to build trans* social and political movements. Visibility has played a central historical role in the ongoing work to transform our material
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Comunicado de GATE en el Día Internacional de la Visibilidad Trans 2016

GATE convoca hoy, 31 de marzo, a una reflexión colectiva y crítica en ocasión de celebrarse un nuevo Día Internacional de la Visibilidad Trans. Indudablemente, la visibilidad individual y comunitaria ha sido y es una estrategia fundamental para la construcción de nuestros movimientos sociales y políticos. Esa visibilidad ha jugado también un rol histórico central
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