The cable network HBO will premier its documentary “Soldiers in the Army of God” this Sunday, April 1 at 10:00 pm. The documentary follows anti-abortion extremists in the violent “Army of God,” a network of terrorists that has bombed reproductive health clinics and murdered abortion providers. While the film does not provide a complete picture of the Army of God, its members, and its activities, it does give a snapshot into the few individuals it chronicles. Check your cable listings or visit www.hbo.com for additional air times.
4/17/2014 Supreme Court of India Recognizes Transgender Rights - India's Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that official documents must allow transgender people to identify as a third gender and directed the federal and state governments to include transgender people, known as hijras, in welfare programs such as education, health care, and job programs.
"All documents will now have a third category marked 'transgender,'" said Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, a transgender activist who petitioned the court. . . .