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How to treat 'katoey': Thai Transgender Alliance hands out guidelines to military
The "When You Meet A Katoey" manual, recently released in both Thai and English languages, aims to guide military officers on how to properly treat transgender individuals on their conscription day, as some officers reportedly still behave towards ...
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My worst experience was when a famous commentator scolded me onstage, saying I looked like a country katoey." Other folks calling "termite face" didn't help either, of course. "But all the harsh criticism just drove me on and brought the best out of me.
淡藍網2月26日訊:泰國跨性別人權聯盟(TGA)發布泰英雙語手冊,指導徵兵辦公室的軍人們用正確的方式對待報名參軍的跨性別人士。 手冊名為“當你遇到Katoey”,其中“Katoey”在泰語中泛指跨性別和變裝人士。TGA發言人告訴泰國媒體Coconuts Bangkok:“在一些 ...
Drug-using MSM and transgendered Katoey in Thailand require culturally
Men who have sex with men (MSM) in Thailand, who often do so with transgendered men known as Katoey, do not perceive themselves to be engaging in sex between men, and are consequently requiring culturally appropriate targeted prevention, according ...
The katoey's song remains the same
Well-known Thai songs about katoey over the years include "Plaeng Sut Tai" ("The Last Song"), "Chan Kor Pen Phuying Khon Nueng" ("I'm a Woman") and "Mai Dai Kor Hai Ma Rak" ("I Don't Ask for Love"). Together they chart a change in attitudes among ...

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