21 August 2015

Teenager confronts community after it taunts him for being transgender (UK)

ITV News

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Province must revise transgender policy (Canada)

Michelle Leard
Sackville Tribune-Post

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How to report on transgender people: Public Editor (Canada)

Kathy English
The Star

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ezs note:  Hooray for The Star! (Toronto)  It's about freakin' time a major newspaper printed out a concise, thoughtful spread on how to correctly write a transgender person's name and pronoun.  (And it's so damn easy...)  Might I suggest that you e-write - whether it's The New York Times or the Podunk Patriot - a friendly note, followed by a paste of The Star's blog. It's as follows:

This may make a real difference! Thanks.

Need to Change Stereotype:Singapore-based Transgender (India)

Express News Service
The New Indian Express

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Teen Hunter Keith on coming out as transgender with loving support from family

Alexandra Zaslow

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