LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — In a kingdom known for the severe oppression of women, it is no surprise when Kuwait once again stepped up enforcement of a 2007 penal code that called for the arrest of anyone ‘imitating… Read More ›
Tragic oppression of transgender people in Kuwait continues
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — The latest — A young trans woman and her mother were arrested after the police decided that a young woman in a car was a ‘boy in women’s clothing’. I’ve been tracking these arrests and… Read More ›
Trans activist in Kuwait: ‘transgender an “epidemic” that politicians say the country must get rid of’
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — “. . . gender identity is increasingly talked about by politicians and the media as an “epidemic” that the country must get rid of’ says a trans activist in Kuwait. With six trans women arrested… Read More ›
U.S. should force Kuwait to repeal law against ‘Imitating the Opposite Sex’ which “allows” abuse of trans by police.
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — That’s right, torture, sexual abuse and arrest of transgender citizens at the hand of the Kuwaiti police — all supposedly legal. The Human Rights Watch’s report titled: ‘They Hunt us Down for Fun’: Discrimination and… Read More ›