The struggle for transgender people’s right to access public accommodations is being waged in every country on every continent. They’re convenient misconceptions gay people and mainstream media have about the state of Thailand’s trans equality.
Thailand is leading the way, but all is not just or fair.
Public accommodations are often willingly sacrificed by gay people when crafting “LGBT” ordinances and laws in the United States. The right to safe access to public accommodations isn’t unique nor are the lies people spread in so many languages trying to keep us marginalized.
Source nationmultimedia.com Transgender model Nijshanaaj “Sarina Thai” Sudlarphaar Monday filed a complaint with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) over the alleged ban on transgenders at a pub in Bangkok’s Royal City Avenue (RCA) nightlife zone.
Accompanied by Thai Transgender Alliance president and Thammasat University’s public health lecturer Ronnapoom Samakkeekarom, Sarina submitted the petition to NHRC chairperson Amara Pongsapich and NHRC member Dr. Taejing Siripanich about the club’s alleged discrimination against transgenders.