Since everyone knows that the country of Malta (“Where’s that, Jake?”) is in the vanguard on human rights, and is more enlightened and progressive than, say, an old-fashioned, traditional country such as the US, which usually lags behind, it should therefore come as no surprise that Malta just outlawed discrimination against transgender individuals, on grounds of sex.

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Malta is the first European country to forbid discrimination on the basis of gender identity in its Constitution.

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Perhaps the example of Malta may influence the US when it comes to guaranteeing human rights (for its own citizens, that is).