Showing posts with label transgender. Show all posts
Showing posts with label transgender. Show all posts

20 March 2017

Transgender and homeless: How a Virginia Beach woman took in a struggling man

Amir Vera
The Virginian-Pilot


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ezs note: To make a donation or to request assistance from the Transgender Assistance Program of Virginia, please press here.

17 March 2017

First Openly Transgender Professional Team Athlete Retires

Laura Roman
WFDD


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ezs note:  In case you missed it, your local friendly knothead Donald Trump has proposed zeroing out NPR's annual budget.  Granted, it's a longshot, but it could happen. The station WFDD gave us this news to enlighten us.  The least we can do is 1) sign the petition (I did) and 2) make a donation to our local station.


Bill seeks voter referendum on transgender bathroom use

Matt Volz
Bozeman Daily Chronicle


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ezs note:  Montana residents - if you have a little moxie, please tell your friends and neighbors your story.  Better yet, call your local library and reserve a room.  Believe me, nothing deodorizes a town meeting face-to-face, no matter how much bullshit they spread.

15 March 2017

Father and Daughter Come Out as Transgender

Brittney McNamara
TeenVogue


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13 March 2017

New Orleans church window shattered 2 days after it hosted transgender town hall

Mathew Rodriguez
Mic.com


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What’s Next for Gay and Transgender Students?

Elaine Korry
Youth Today


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10 March 2017

Transgender Rights Activists Demand Answers After Sen. Lucio's SB6 Support

Derick Garcia
RGVproud


Eddie Lucio Jr. (NOT Eddie Lucio lll (his son))

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Connecticut's First Transgender Candidate for Governor Says Improving the Ecomony Her Priority

Daniela Altimari
Hartford Courant


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Snubbed by one team, transgender football player feels at home at last

Laura Yuen
MPR News


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05 March 2017

25 February 2017

Understanding Transgender Access Laws

Press
The New York Times


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22 February 2017

Transgender Kenosha teen's win not based on federal order

Press
StarTribune


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18 February 2017

16 February 2017

14 TV Shows That Broke Ground With Gay and Transgender Characters

Kathryn Shattuck
The New York Times


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