Archive for June, 2014

6Rang at Istanbul Pride 2014: We are everywhere; homosexuals and transgenders must be accepted

6Rang at Istanbul Pride 2014: We are everywhere; homosexuals and transgenders must be accepted

June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 6Rang panel on “No to Forced Sex Change” was held in the presence of a large audience composed of Iranian and Turkish homosexuals and transgender individuals on Thursday, 26 June 2014. Panellists included Shadi Amin, 6 Rang Coordinator, as well as Raha Bahraini, human rights activist, and Roma representing Lambda. Each made a statement […]

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Join the Call To End Medical Torture against Transgender, Lesbian and Gay Iranians at the Istanbul Pride

Join the Call To End Medical Torture against Transgender, Lesbian and Gay Iranians at the Istanbul Pride

June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Thursday 26 June 2014 Shadi Amin of 6Rang and Raha Bahraini of Justice for Iran will join a panel to launch the first ever report, Pathologizing Identities, Paralyzing Bodies, on how Islamic Republic laws set the grounds for misinformation and forced sex reassignment procedures of transgender, gay and lesbian Iranians in order to erase […]

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Torture in the name of treatment: Breaking the silence on medical abuse against transgender, lesbian and gay people in Iran

Torture in the name of treatment: Breaking the silence on medical abuse against transgender, lesbian and gay people in Iran

June 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

6Rang, June 24 2014 | Iran must stop imposing sterilization, sex reassignment surgeries and reparative therapies on lesbian, gay and transgender people as a precondition to become “legal” and enjoy their human rights, 6Rang and Justice For Iran(JFI) say in a pioneering report which highlights the shocking results of Iran’s current policies on homosexuality and […]

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