Church of England issues transgender advice for clergy

The Church of England has published advice on how to welcome transgender people into the Anglican faith.

Men beaten by their wives should ‘speak up’ – Otiko

https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/Men-beaten-by-their-wives-should-speak-up-Otiko-676752Outgoing Minister for Gender and Social Protection, Otiko Afisa Dzaba has established that most Ghanaian men do not have the ‘emotional energy’ to report cases of physical abuse by their wives to the Domestic violence and victims support Unit (DOVSU).

Nicki Minaj ex-boyfriend Safaree Samuels accuses her of stabbing him

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/aug/15/nicki-minaj-accused-of-stabbing-ex-boyfriend-safaree-samuelsNicki Minaj has been accused by her ex-partner Safaree Samuels of stabbing him in a domestic abuse incident.

Social stigma makes it difficult for male domestic violence victims to seek help

http://www.nwemail.co.uk/news/Social-stigma-makes-it-difficult-for-male-domestic-violence-victims-to-seek-help-b22dd7b9-b26f-448f-a4c0-5a1535792194-dsA Cumbria academic says social stigma is making it more difficult for male domestic victims to ask for help.

Economic Abuse and Domestic Violence: Consolidated Credit Explores the Impact

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/economic-abuse-and-domestic-violence-consolidated-credit-explores-the-impact-300696479.

Government must protect domestic abuse victims ‘trapped’ due to hostile environment, Sadiq Khan says

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/domestic-abuse-victims-mayor-sadiq-khan-women-trapped-hostile-environment-violence-a8490916.

Parents threaten to kill transgender girl, 12, for using girls’ school bathroom

Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2018/08/14/parents-threaten-kill-transgender-girl-12-using-girls-school-bathroom-7838852/?ito=cbshareA transgender 12 year-old has received death threats from her classmates’ parents after she used the girls’ bathroom at her new school.

Laverne Cox reveals past thoughts of suicide to protest police transgender policy

https://eu.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2018/08/13/laverne-cox-enraged-police-treatment-transgender-murder-cases/977320002/Laverne Cox is sharing a personal story to highlight an indignity regularly visited upon the trans community.

Julie Lemieux: Canada’s first transgender mayor

https://www.btmontreal.ca/videos/julie-lemieux-canadas-first-transgender-mayor/Julie Lemieux is the first known transgender person elected as mayor in Canada.

What Happens to #MeToo When a Feminist Is the Accused?

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/13/nyregion/sexual-harassment-nyu-female-professor.