Tag: Nisha Ayub
Mujahid Yusof Rawa berkata seumur hidup, beliau tidak pernah mengiktiraf aktiviti LGBT kerana beliau juga mempunyai maruah.
Aktivis Elisha Nor Krishnan berkata komuniti itu menjadi sasaran selepas kontroversi pameran gambar.
Activist Elisha Kor Krishnan says the transgender community has been targeted after the controversy sparked by the removal of pictures at a photo exhibition.
Menteri di Jabatan Perdana Menteri itu berkata, pertemuan semalam untuk memahami isu LGBT dan mengatasi masalah diskriminasi terhadap golongan itu, termasuk soal agama dan beribadat.
Keengganan masyarakat memberi layanan sama rata menyebabkan orang transgender tidak boleh berdikari lalu terjerumus ke lembah pelacuran.
Stereotypes and discrimination against the community will have to go, says the minister.
Menteri hal ehwal Islam berkata dia mahu melindungi keselamatan golongan transgender.
The activist says she was unaware that her photo was used, saying she later faced harassment online.
Kedutaan AS melalui Instagram berkata pihaknya berbangga dengan Nisha Ayub dan Pang Khee Teik.
It says in an Instagram post that it stands proudly with Nisha Ayub and Pang Khee Teik.
The women’s rights activist praises Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Mujahid Yusof Rawa as a good and sensible person, noting he has made some strong statements on non-discrimination.
However, the minister in charge of Islamic affairs defends his priorities, saying he is also focused on tackling corruption.
Aktivis itu bersolidariti dengan 2 aktivis LGBT yang gambar mereka diturunkan di pameran patriotisme rakyat Malaysia.
The activist says she is standing in solidarity with two LGBT activists whose photos were removed from the exhibition to showcase Malaysian patriotism.
Charles Santiago says the removal of the portraits of LGBT activists from an exhibition in Penang shows the Pakatan Harapan government has failed Malaysians who voted for a new Malaysia.
There a lot of emotional people, says Chong Eng.
Nisha Ayub tertanya sama ada pihak berkuasa agama serius mahu memahami komuniti transgender, atau mahu menentukan golongan transgender menjadi apa.
Nisha Ayub wonders if Islamic religious authorities are serious in wanting to understand the transgender community, or if they merely want to dictate what the community should be or do.
Pengasas bersama Justice for Sisters menentang pendekatan menyantuni golongan LGBT menggunakan agama kerana mendakwa ia bertujuan menghukum mereka.
Seed Foundation activist Nisha Ayub says local employers often refuse transgenders work on account of their appearance.
Transgender Nisha Ayub says it may take a long time for family members to accept her as she is now.
Nisha Ayub says I-Medik's stand shows its focus is not on preventing HIV spread but preventing gender and sexual affiliations.
NGO I-Medik adds that staff from the health ministry have never shown prejudice in their work among HIV and AIDS-infected patients from the LGBT community.
Lawyer-activist voices concern over health ministry contest on 'preventing' homosexuality, warns Malaysia could see crackdown on LGBT community.
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