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For Trans Men Struggling With Their Identity

For Trans Men, it may be difficult at first to understand what exactly is happening. You are in the middle of an identity crisis and you don’t know where to turn to or what to do. Some days are okay but other days you’d rather be anything but alive. Don’t worry you are not alone. Many transgender people struggle with their identity...

Being Queer and Struggling with Gender Identity

If we talk about online dating for trans, men, and people of other gender identities, we also need to talk about our other, intersectional facets of our identities. While gender and sexual orientation refer to two very distinct aspects of our human lives, acronyms like LGBTQIA+ suggest that the transgender community is part...

My Family Would Not Accept My Trans Partner

It can be stressful and discouraging when your family members don’t accept the love of your life for being transgender. Whether you have decided to open up about your status or you want to stand up for the transgender community, dealing with family members, especially parents, can be hard. While it may be difficult to talk...

Name and Gender Change in California

felicia_cd4u | Dec 11 '18 | Tags: name/gender change
I am a law school student and paralegal student, and just went thru the whole process here in California.  New laws makes is really streamlined.  I created a PowerPoint presentation and it's up on my LinkedIn profile, FB, and U-tube page.  I will try to input the U-tube link, if it will take.  It covers the whole process,...

I founded Trans Day of Remembrance 20 years ago. Here’s why.

Two decades ago, a black trans woman by the name of Rita Hester was stabbed multiple times in her first-floor apartment in Boston, Massachusetts. The police arrived at her apartment to find her in cardiac arrest. She was pronounced dead after she was transported to a local hospital. Two decades later, Rita Hester’s death has yet to be solved....

Transgender Americans Have a Message for Trump: We Won’t...

On Sunday morning,  the New York Times  published a report detailing a memo from the Trump administration that would  effectively erase federal recognition of trans and nonbinary gender identities . The Department of Health and Human Services would make changes to Title IX definitions of gender, only recognizing male...

A Timeline of Every Step in Trump's Plan to Eliminate...

Since Trump took office, his administration has systematically eroded legal protections for transgender Americans. > > Despite the fact that transgender people make up just three percent of the population, according to a  2017 GLAAD study , there is a concerted effort across the United States to limit our access to...

Terrorism and everyday experience for trans people.

“Everyone needs to be alert,” said multiple security experts on multiple TV cable shows Wednesday, Oct. 24, after “live explosive devices” were sent to the Clintons, the Obamas, CNN, Rep. Maxine Waters and others repeatedly denounced as “enemies” by President Donald Trump at angry Republican rallies and on Twitter. The climate of...
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