Trans Day of Visibility - My Genderation - Rowyn

31 March 2016 by Pure Radio

Today is Trans Day of Visibility.

My Genderation is a film project that was set up to record the experiences and perspectives of gender variance. They are creating engaging short films which represent individual journeys with gender expression and self-identity.

Rowyn is one of the people they’ve been hearing from.

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Trans Day of Visibility - Matilda

31 March 2016 by Pure Radio

Today is Transgender Day of Visibility.

Under the Rainbow has been chatting with a furniture maker from Marple Bridge, Matilda – who also happens to be a transgender woman.

She explained why the day is important to her.

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Sep 2014 - Bi Visibility Day

18 September 2014 by Pure Radio

Next Tuesday will be Bi Visibility Day, which aims to increase the profile of bisexual people.

Manchester’s community group BiPhoria will be discussing the history of bisexual equality on Sunday. And an information resource called Getting Bi is being launched on Tuesday.

The event’s organisers are also asking the public to take part online in a mass tweet.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to Jen Yockney, who talked about importance of the day, and the discrimination that bisexual people face.

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