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April 5, 2013 in Australia, Campaigns, Coming Out, Community, Europe, Identity, Legal, LGBT, Member Submitted Articles, Religion, Trans, Transgender, Transsexual, Wipe Out Transphobia by Emma

indi3Hi my name is Indiana and I am trans* (transgender). My partner is also Trans* and a refugee from Iraq and had to flee due to death threats after she was outed as a transsexual. We are both living in very harsh and high risk conditions in Istanbul Turkey. We were surviving on my pension however due to new Australian laws that commenced in Jan 2013 my pension has been stopped and I was about to loose my community housing back in Australia.

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