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

15 September 2018

civil rights - Transgender Ex-Student Sues Alabama School Over Mistreatment

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US News & World Report


Huntsville, AL

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14 September 2018

lead story - Suicide Attempts Among Transgender Teenage Boys Happen At An Alarming Rate, A New Study Says

Mehreen Kasana
Bustle


Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps, The Suicide  (ca. 1836)

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ezs note

National Suicide Prevention Hotline - 1-800-273-8255

10 September 2018

civil rights - Transgender rights groups outspend opponents in Massachusetts ballot question fight

Shira Schoenberg
MassLive


Adams, MA

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08 September 2018

lead story - Will attacks on transgender South Carolinians lead to a state hate-crime law?

Bristow Marchant
The State


Orangeburg, SC

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ezs note:  South Carolinians - State Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter's bill is a damn fine one, and it deserves to be passed.  Please, do your part and call your state rep and state Senate and urge that it be passed.

04 September 2018

02 September 2018

lead story - A transgender Army bride in the ’80s

Brian Belovitch
Salon


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31 August 2018

lead story - 'Who Would Do That to a 12-Year-Old?' Transgender Oklahoma Student Speaks Out About Being Bullied by Parents

Gina Martinez
Time


Achille, OK

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ezs note:  Please see the VICE news at the beginning of the article.

24 August 2018

civil rights - Litigation on the Transgender Service Member Ban: An Update

Sarah Grant
LawFare

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ezs note:  Yeah, the article is just a wee bit long, but if you are either a member of the military or simply contemplating joining, it might be worth your while to read the whole thing.

16 August 2018

lead story - Walking while transgender has risks as well as rewards in Southwest Florida

Patricia Borns
News-Press


Fort Myers, FL

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ezs note:  Floridians, (especially southwest area) at the bottom of this article are some resources which will get you started, both mentally and physically.  However, do not go to those frauds which advertise "reparative therapy".  They'll take your money (perhaps tens of thousands) and make you all the more miserable. 

13 August 2018

New York - Without an Internet Barrier, Transgender Sex Workers Feel Less Safe

Press
WNYC


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lead story - Transgender advocates adopt lobster emoji

Penelope Overton
Portland Press-Herald


Eyestalk of a lobster

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09 August 2018

Jamaica - The rough, rugged life of a transgender surviving in Ja

Tanesha Mundle
Jamaica Observer


Jamaica

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06 August 2018

civil rights - Iowa 4-H director fired after gay, transgender inclusion policy inflames conservative groups

Courtney Crowder
USA Today

  
4-H symbol

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