TV: Shining a light on a sensitive issue

Prime Time entered the debate with, rather surprisingly, only one trans person talking about their experience

27th January, 2019
Sam Blanckensee told his story of being a trans man on Prime Time (RTÉ One)

Prime Time: RTÉ One

True Detective: Sky Atlantic

A Private Members Bill making its way though the Oireachtas would, if it were to succeed, lower to 16 the age at which Irish people with gender dysphoria can self-identify as male or female. Since 2015, they have been able to do so from age 18, and appear to be doing so in greater numbers. Some appear to be expressing the desire...

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