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Military heads are seeking a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said Friday. After meetings that were held this week, service leaders came to the 6 month agreement after rejecting a request by the Army...
The Office for Civil Rights has issued a guidance memo advising its lawyers to consider transgender student discrimination complaints on a case-by-case basis. According to a memo obtained by The Washington Post, lawyers for the Office of Civil Rights are...
Looking back at my teenage self, I sometimes wish I had a fairy godmother to tell me that someday life would be worth living. Perhaps then I would have enjoyed the freedom and the independence that comes with being...
How do you tell your father you are transgender? How will he react? Will he disown you? Will he be accepting? Would he even understand? These are just a few of the questions that come to mind as you...
The State of Oregon became the first in the U.S. to allow its residents to identify as neither male nor female on a state driver’s license on Thursday. "I very much plan to head to the nearest DMV and ask...
While seeming happy and being happy is two entirely different things, most people (especially anyone around you often enough) can see when you’re genuinely happy with life in general. Our lives are almost never perfect and they rarely stay...
When speaking with other partners of transgender people, one emotion that seems to rear its ugly head over and over again is anger. It is one of the first things we feel after our partner sits us down and...
For FTM's, top surgery is a commonly sought-after procedure. No matter what size our chest is pre-op, no matter our body type, no matter if we get the double-incision bilateral mastectomy or keyhole, top surgery is a very big...
As we’ve been unfortunate witnesses to, we are at-risk every day but major events become more likely targets to terrorist-type attacks. Whether it’s a terrorist organization, an unstable person, or a drunken brawl a situation may arise that would...
All too often I hear partners and family members of transgender folks talk about all the things that they fear about transition. Being rejected from social groups, extended family or places of worship. The fear of financial deprivation due...