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[name removed by request] recounts her experience with having sex reassignment surgery in a Thailand clinic

Gwendolyn Ann Smith talks about the founding of the Transgender Day of Remembrance and specific murders of transpersons

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00:00 Introduction
  • Remembering "The Accident"
  • Computer Game Issue
  • Kentucky Considers Rights Retreat
  • CherylJacques.org
  • GOP Ethics Chair to be Replaced
09:22 Hal Fuller joins in by phone
  • US Supreme Court shuns challenge to gay adoption ban
  • MD hate crimes bill excludes gender identity
  • Muslim cleric blames tsunami on gays
  • Study says schools failing LGBT students
  • Chinese to ban sex-selection abortions
20:56 Wig in a Box
from Hedwig and the Angry Inch
26:30 Increasing numbers of transsexuals have been journeying to Thailand to have their sex reassignment surgeries at bargain prices. [name removed by request], transactivist, recently returned from Thailand, where she travelled alone to have her surgery. She talks about her experience there with Dr. Suporn, whom she chose over American surgeons for reasons not financial, but rather on quality of care.
59:10 Special Message
60:20 Wicked Little Town
from Hedwig and the Angry Inch
66:46 The most widely observed annual transgender-oriented event is the Transgender Day of Remembrance. Gwendolyn Anne Smith, co-founder of the event, tells the story of how it came into being. She talks about a number of transgender murder cases.

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