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TDOR 2015: A Malaysian Transwoman’s View

TDOR 2015: A Malaysian Transwoman’s View

Nov 20, 2015

Since 1998, candles are lit throughout the world every 20th November in memory of the violence done to trans* people all over the globe. 2015 happens to be the year of Fallon Fox, Laverne Cox and of course Caitlyn Jenner in the United States — and also a year where transgender related deaths there doubled compared to last year. With such frequent murders,...

A Transwoman’s Coming of Age in Malaysia

A Transwoman’s Coming of Age in Malaysia

Oct 31, 2014

  At 38 years old, Vivienne is a completely different person than she was many years ago. She is comfortable with herself, happy, and surrounded by friends who love her. She enjoys the freedom to live and do the things she loves without fear. But as a transwoman, she had to build that life for herself.  She chose to make her life not just normal, but...