Victory for Transgender VeteransHuffington PostIn 2012, during a panel on transgender military issues convened by my organization, The LGBT Bar, HuffingtonPost reporter Jennifer Bendery asked the legal experts we had convened for the day a simple, but important, question: If they could make one ...
Vic rules boost for transgender sport - Yahoo!7Yahoo!7 NewsVictorian sporting clubs will no longer have to rely on international Olympic guidelines to boost transgender participation in sport. The myths surrounding participation of gay, lesbian and transgender community members in sport have been dispelled ...and more »
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Transgender Manitobans can change IDLondon Free PressWINNIPEG - Starting Monday, Manitobans will be able to change their sex designation on birth registrations and certificates without requiring proof of surgery. Until now, Manitobans were forced to show proof of sex-re-assignment surgery with the ...and more »
Three Transgender Women of Color Were Murdered in JanuaryBETThree transgender women of color have been murdered in the past three and a half weeks in Texas, Virginia and Kentucky, according to multiple news outlets. According to BuzzFeed, Lamia Beard, 31, in Norfolk, Virginia, and Ty Underwood, 24, of Tyler, ...Third Transgender Woman of Color Murdered in JanuaryHuman Rights Campaign (blog)all 9 news articles »
Transgender teen responds to Add the WordsIdahoOnYourSide.comOn Your Side has been following the story of D.W. --a transgender teen-- who didn't feel comfortable with the gender she was assigned at birth. D.W. testified at the Add the Words hearing, along with her father, and were dissapointed Thursday when they ...and more »
Transgender conversation reaches the OzarksThe MirrorOn Jan. 20, 2015, Laverne Cox came to Springfield, MO to talk about transgender rights. Less than an hour later, at the State of the Union address, President Barrack Obama made history by being the first U.S. president to use the word “transgender” in ...
Ky. bill to monitoring restrooms puts transgender students at riskLexington Herald LeaderAbout the authors: Amanda Fallin is a nurse who researches tobacco policy on vulnerable populations. Dr. Keisa Bennett is a family physician with a special interest in the health of the LGBTQ community. They both live and work in Lexington. Kentucky is ...
Transgender 13-year-old Zoey having therapyBBC NewsThe hit comedy series Transparent, which tells the story of a 70-year-old dad transitioning into a woman, has picked up two Golden Globe awards and shone a spotlight on the lives of transgender people. With more realistic portrayals of transgender ...and more »
Local group plans transgender support rallyAsheville Citizen-TimesASHEVILLE – A month after an Ohio teen committed suicide, a local group is working to raise awareness of issues facing transgender people. A "Fix Ourselves, Fix Society" rally is planned for 2:30 p.m. Saturday. All are invited to attend the brief ...