21 March 2018

Donald Trump Has Never Been More Dangerous Than He Is Now

Eric Levitz
New York


Credit:  http://themoderatevoice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/111-1-e1495604721355.jpg

please press:  nymag.com

Canada - Softball Canada policy changing for transgender players after Edmonton coach cries foul

Chris Purdy
Global News


Credit:  https://365tallahassee.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/img_2807.jpg

please press:  globalnews.ca

civil rights - Student Non-Discrimination Act Reintroduced in Congress

Jennifer Pike Bailey
HRC


Credit:  http://www.thecitygoodhope.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/hov.jpg

please press:  www.hrc.org

Mississippi - Starkville approves Pride Parade, reversing earlier vote

Larrison Campbell
Mississippi Today



Credit:  https://architecturehereandthere.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/templeonmainsml835.jpg

please press:  mississippitoday.org


'We exist': Public art project gives India's transgender community a voice

Priti Salian
NBC


Credit:  https://ftmbrighton.files.wordpress.com/2014/11/dscf0437.jpg

please press:  www.nbcnews.com

20 March 2018

What Is Donald Trump Hiding?

Conor Friedersdorf
The Atlantic


Credit:  https://i.pinimg.com/originals/4c/79/0e/4c790ef67d94d347d28f5531f1d76c28.png

please press:  www.theatlantic.com

Australia - Meet Australia's first transgender priest

Julia Baird
ABC News (Australia)


Credit:  http://vultus.stblogs.org/06ordination.jpg

please press:  www.abc.net.au

civil rights - Trump's administration has a secret war on transgender health care

Paige Schilt
The Hill


Credit:  https://i.pinimg.com/originals/4a/05/99/4a0599a8341d6c796a34712ac91f457d.jpg

please press:  thehill.com



Louisiana - Legislation aimed at combating LGBT workplace discrimination advances in Senate

Elizabeth Crisp
The Advocate


Credit:  http://www.girardatlarge.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Hyatt-Place-Baton-Rouge-I-10-P002-Baton-Rouge-at-Night.masthead-feature-panel-medium.jpg

please press:  www.theadvocate.com

What It's Like Being Transgender in the Emergency Room

Susmita Baral
National Geographic


Credit:  http://owerting.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/university-hospital-emergency-room-amazing-home-design-creative-under-university-hospital-emergency-room-interior-decorating.jpg

please press:  news.nationalgeographic.com

19 March 2018

Donald Trump - TRUMP IS ENTERING A DANGEROUS NEW PHASE OF HIS WAR WITH MUELLER

Abigail Tracy
Vanity Fair


Credit:  http://blogforarizona.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Cartoon_49.png

please press:  www.vanityfair.com

Morocco - Morocco’s Transsexual Community Creates a Collective Body

Press
Morocco World News


Marrakech, Morocco

Credit:  http://outgotrip.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/marrakech-morocco-9.jpg

please press:  www.moroccoworldnews.com

civil rights - Unanimous Vote in Favor of Michigan Transgender Woman is Groundbreaking

Jay Kaplan
PrideSource


Credit:  http://www.abbotsfordtoday.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/hands-up-meeting.jpg

please press:  pridesource.com

Vermont - Vermont governor hopeful: Being transgender offers perspective

Wilson Ring
Boston.com


Christine Hallquist

Credit:  https://vtconversation.files.wordpress.com/2015/09/hallquist.jpg

please press:  www.boston.com



Transgender surgery can improve life for most, study confirms

Ana Sandoiu
Medical News Today


Credit:  https://www.kamolhospital.com/stock/userfiles/images/gallery/face_lift/Naowarat_Yooktanantana_face_lift.jpg

please press:  www.medicalnewstoday.com

18 March 2018

Donald Trump and the Craven Firing of Andrew McCabe

Jeffrey Toobin
The New Yorker


Credit:  https://stockboardasset.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/How-Local-Businesses-Are-Getting-Screwed-on-Digital-Marketing.jpg

please press:  www.newyorker.com

South Africa - These Queer Artists and Activists Are Redefining South African Style

Rachel Hahn
Vogue


Lion's Head, South Africa

Credit:  http://www.ellerman.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Lions-Head-2.jpg

please press:  www.vogue.com

civil rights - After transgender inmate was raped, beaten, Texas agrees to clarify LGBT prisoner policies

Lauren McGaughy
Dallas News


Credit:  https://justdetention.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/woman_cropped_hi_res1.jpg

please press:  www.dallasnews.com

Idaho - Idaho told to allow gender changes on birth certificates

Press
Minnesota Lawyer


Idaho Federal Court

Credit:  https://idahobusinessreview.com/files/2011/11/federal-courthouse-on-the-web.jpg

please press:  minnlawyer.com

Transgender Teachers: In Their Own Voices

La Johnson
NPR


Credit:  http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-Zk-UGZlFSOs/U0abaCEXTnI/AAAAAAAAQ8c/43YO1v4rrjM/s1600/Laura+Jane+Klug.PNG

please press:  www.npr.org

17 March 2018

Report: Andrew McCabe kept memos on Donald Trump

Emily Stewart
Vox


Credit:  https://www.aec.at/nextidea/files/2012/05/matopy_logo_listen_key-03.png

please press:  www.vox.com

Ecuador - Societal Attitudes Are the Primary Threat Against Sexual and Gender Minorities in Ecuador

Carlos Flores, Lindsey Mulholland
Global Voices


Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/5f/Protest_graffiti_against_TSO_Torino.jpg

please press:  globalvoices.org

Vainieri Huttle, Eustace, Pinkin & Jasey Bill to Solidify New Jersey’s Place as Leader in Transgender Civil Rights Advanced by Assembly Panel

New Jersey Assembly Democrats
Tap Into Plainfield


Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3c/Census_Bureau_map_of_Plainfield%2C_New_Jersey.png

please press:  www.tapinto.net

Around the Region: Iowa Senate votes to allow anti-LGBTQ discrimination in higher ed student groups

Andy Birkey
The Column


Credit:  https://a4cgr.files.wordpress.com/2013/11/south-park-pitchforks-torches-mob.jpg

please press:  thecolu.mn 

Mom Shares Transgender Teen's Heartbreaking Suicide Note to Raise Awareness to Issues She Faced

Jason Duaine Hahn
People


Credit:  http://www.bipolarhappens.com/bhblog/wp-content/uploads/suicide-hotline.gif

please press:  people.com

ezs note:  If you need help, PLEASE call 1-800-TALK/8255.  Thanks.

Pea Ridge, Arkansas


estimated transgender population:  31*
(rounded down)

Credit:  https://samuelcurtisiowa.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/pearidgebattlefield-cannon.jpg

ezs note:  Both historians and history buffs will flock to see Pea Ridge, Arkansas and Pea Ridge National Military Park.   It's situated in the extreme northwest corner of the state, and was won by Maj. Gen. Earl Van Dorn (Union).  Hope you enjoy, and are informed!



UN - BELIEVABLE!!!!!!!!!!!!


Credit:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SuHVvSsNY2E

16 March 2018

Seth Meyers: Donald Trump Is Worst President Ever At Lying

Lisa de Moraes
Deadline Hollywood


Credit:  https://claytoonz.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/cjones11242015.jpg

please press:  deadline.com

Sweden - Trans Man Documents His Gender Affirmation Journey In Powerful Video

Curtis M. Wong
HuffPost


Credit:  https://cdn.counter-currents.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Medical-jobs-in-Sweden.jpg

please press:  www.huffingtonpost.com

Civil rights - Congress has a role to play to ensure civil rights protections for all Americans

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Jared Polis
The Hill


Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4f/US_Capitol_west_side.JPG

please press:  thehill.com

New Hampshire - New Hampshire’s Transgender Rights Bill Sets the Best Republican Example

Samantha Allen
The Daily Beast


Alton, NH

Credit:  https://newengland.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/slowdrives_Altonbay_YK0914.jpg

please press:  www.thedailybeast.com

Transgender principal loses her position after transitioning

Press
New York Post


Credit:  http://www.orangecountyfunding.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/boot.png

please press:  nypost.com

15 March 2018

Donald Trump claims, again, U.S. has trade deficit with Canada — after admitting he made it up

Maham Abedi
Global News


Credit:  https://i.pinimg.com/originals/a8/d3/b8/a8d3b89cc540a7a7ee0814adb2368540.jpg

please press:  globalnews.ca

Pakistan - Pakistan’s Trans Community Gains Recognition, as LGBT Rights Legislation Evolves

Steve Williams
care2


Credit:  https://www.thephuketnews.com/photo/listing/2017/1493895054_1-org.jpg

please press:  www.care2.com

Women’s Day must include transgender women

Brooklynn Miller
Sonoma State Star


Credit:  https://changingliz.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/diamond.jpg

please press:  www.sonomastatestar.com

Minnesota - Skylark to stage transgender opera 'As One'; 'A People’s History' at the Guthrie

Pamela Espeland
MinnPost


As One (opera)

Credit:  https://nyoobserver.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/14953727930_52fd1437c0_o.jpg?quality=80

please press:  www.minnpost.com

Prison guards ordered transgender visitor to strip, lawsuit claims

Press
NBC


Credit:  https://stopcreditor.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Debt-relief-jailbird.jpg

please press:  www.nbcnews.com

14 March 2018

Donald Trump - In warning for Trump, Democrats claim win in Pennsylvania

David Morgan, Susan Cornwell
Reuters


Conor J. Lamb (D-PA)

please press:  www.reuters.com






Brazil Boosts Transgender Legal Recognition

Graeme Reid
Human Rights Watch



Brazil

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/18/Brazil_topo.jpg

please press:  www.hrw.org

Federal Judge Backs Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Students

Mark Walsh
School Law


Credit:  https://seytlines.lexblogplatform.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/234/2014/09/Law-Schools.jpg

please press:  blogs.edweek.org

How San Diego State circumvents California's Kansas travel ban for NCAA tournament

Henry Bushnell
Yahoo!


San Diego State University

Credit:  https://susanfarese.files.wordpress.com/2017/05/mentorandmentees1-img_0105.jpg

please press:  sports.yahoo.com

A Portland Transgender Woman Has Sued Tinder For Deleting Her Online Dating Profile

Katie Shepherd
Willamette Week


Credit: http://ontheworldmap.com/usa/state/oregon/pictorial-travel-map-of-oregon.jpg

please press:  www.wweek.com

12 March 2018

Stormy Daniels Is Borrowing From Donald Trump's Playbook

Ryan Teague Beckwith
Time


Credit:  https://twitchy.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Screenshot-2018-01-19-at-6.jpg

please press: time.com

Philippines - First transgender officer joins Philippine army reserves

Press
New Straits Times


Philippines (relief map)

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2a/Relief_Map_Of_The_Philippines.png

please press:  www.nst.com.my

civil rights - Transgender Teachers, Long Isolated, Are Finding Strength In Numbers

Anya Kamenetz
NPR


Credit:   https://www.npr.org/about/images/press/Logos/NPRLogo_RGB.png

please press:  www.npr.org

Alaska - And the Next Transgender Bathroom Bill Just Turned Up in... Alaska

Samantha Allen
Daily Beast


Credit:  https://wikitravel.org/upload/shared//9/96/Alaska_regions_map.png

please press:  www.thedailybeast.com

Dementia care advice for transgender patients drawn up

Press
BBC News - Wales


Credit:  https://www.wallpaperflare.com/static/376/459/720/silhouette-woman-body-of-water-sunset-wallpaper.jpg

please press:  www.bbc.com