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Analysis of the December 2023 Guidance on the Public Sector Equality Duty

The new Public Sector Equality Guidance ultimately changes nothing, though it may lead some public bodies to act unlawfully.

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Statement on GANHRI review of the EHRC: a call for an independent appointments commission

TransActual welcome the news that GANHRI have decided to initiate a special review into the EHRC, while regretting that such a review is necessary in the first place. We have […]

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Statement on the EHRC’s letter to the Government

The word “woman” has been understood to include trans women for many, many years. A common theme of feminism is that there’s more to being a woman than simple biology. […]

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Statement on Liz Truss’s Appointment as Prime Minister

“Most trans people are incredibly apprehensive about Liz Truss becoming Prime Minister”, TransActual’s Managing Director Helen Belcher said today (6 September 2022).  “We are all too aware of her statements […]

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Statement on the EHRC’s “guidance” on Single-Sex Services

On Monday the EHRC released a document on single-sex services. The document encourages the repeatedly-debunked idea that blanket bans of trans people from toilets, swimming pools and crisis centres may […]

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Statement on the leaked information about EHRC’s approach to trans rights

The reports from VICE news this afternoon, outlining the draft guidance on single-sex spaces the EHRC is considering, are incredibly alarming, For the EHRC to even think that it’s in […]