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

08 April 2017

Judge compares transgender teen Gavin Grimm to civil rights icons

Alanna Durkin Richer
LGBTQ Nation


Rosa Parks (1955)

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16 March 2017

Connecticut Considers Transfer of Transgender Teen Held in Adult Prison

Aura Bogado
Colorlines


York Correctional Institution (Niantic, CT)

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ezs note:  If you are a resident of Connecticut, please e-write  the Governor's Office and ask for the immediate resignation of Joette Katz.  ('Jane Doe' continues to be held in York Correctional Institutional without charge.  Yeah... thanks, Joette...)

03 March 2017

Eighteen attorneys general support Virginia transgender teen

Press
WINA


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please press:  http://wina.com

02 March 2017

Apple, IBM, Microsoft back transgender teen at Supreme Court

AP
KOMONews.com


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please press:  http://komonews.com

26 February 2017

This transgender teen just found hope from his biggest sporting hero

James Besanville
Gay Star News


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19 February 2017

A parent has launched a lawsuit against the wrestling league because a transgender teen won (UK)

Meka Beresford
Pink News


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please press:  http://www.pinknews.co.uk

ezs note: Huh, huh.  You lost.  Get over it, dumbasses.

13 February 2017

10 February 2017

Doll based on transgender teen Jazz Jennings to debut at New York Toy Fair

Matt Ott
Chicago Tribune


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03 February 2017

Suicide of transgender teen shakes Kent boarding school

Barry Lytton
newstimes


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ezs note:  Emelia Worth was one of Connecticut's own.  My condolences to Mr. and Mrs. Worth, as well as Emelia's friends and family.  Please, if you are feeling low or worthless, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, call now.  The number is 1-800-273-8255. Thanks.

02 January 2017

Funeral services today for missing transgender teen found dead over the weekend

Alex Fisher
Kern Golden Empire.com


Jai Bornstein

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ezs note:  If you feel hopeless - even if it's only passing - contact the Trans Lifeline.

My condolences to the entire Bornstein family and friends.

21 December 2016

22 October 2016

Readers share their stories after article on transgender teen

Nina Shapiro
The Seattle Times


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18 September 2016

Trans teen finds 'family' in football team (Canada)

Aly Thompson
The Sachem and Glanbrook Gazette


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please press:  http://www.sachem.ca

06 June 2016

Transgender teen's car vandalized in Stark County

Derick Waller
newsnet 5 (ABC)


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please press:  http://www.newsnet5.com

ezs note:  Hey, maybe it's not a huge deal, but by sending a message that harassment of transgender people will NOT be tolerated is a huge boon to any community.  If you have any information,  please call the Stark County Sheriff's Office at 330-430-3800.  Thanks!