8 percent of trans Americans get UTIs or kidney infections because they’re scared of public restrooms
And even more are scared to go to a doctor to be treated.
Multiple trans youth commit suicide and calls to suicide hotlines rise after Trump’s win
“It may feel right now as though hate won out, but we know that love is more powerful,” the Trans Lifeline wrote.
Jeffrey Tambor’s Emmys speech called for more transgender actors to be cast
It’s more that transgender actors playing transgender characters — they need to be given opportunities to play all kinds of roles.
Trans Girl’s Survival Guide: How To Make Trans Friends
Meeting other trans people can be extremely difficult. But don’t be afraid to reach out and say hello. Trans people love meeting other trans people.
Transgender Bathroom Rights Will Soon Be Extended To Federal Facilities
On top of employees, the directive will also apply to anyone who enters federal courthouses, Social Security offices, or any federal building.
Trans Girl’s Survival Guide: 3 Essential Tips For Your First Shopping Trip
Transitioning is also about learning all new ways of expressing oneself in public, including through clothes. When I finally tried on my first pair of women’s jeans in a dressing…
Sarah McBride Was The First Openly Transgender Person To Address A National Party Convention
“Will we be a nation where there’s only one way to love, one way to look, one way to live?” she asked the crowd.
10 States Sue The Obama Administration Over Transgender Bathroom Rules
Overall, 21 states have now taken legal action opposing transgender students’ rights to use the bathroom of the gender they identify with.
The ‘National Inquirer’ Claims Richard Simmons Is Transitioning & It’s Dangerously Wrong
Even if the reports were accurate — which Simmons’ rep adamantly says they are not — there’s a huge danger in removing his own voice from the story, which is…
Massachusetts Is Expanding Transgender Rights, And Governors Around The Country Should Take Note
Massachussets just gave transgender individuals full protection to pee where ever they want. It’s almost sad we have to keep talking about this.
Transgender Woman In Pakistan Dies From Gunshot Wounds After Horribly Discriminatory Treatment
23-year-old Alesha died of gunshot wounds at Peshawar’s Lady Reading Hospital while doctors took their sweet time deciding whether they were going to treat her in the male or female ward. …
11 States Are Suing Obama Over His Transgender Bathroom Policy, & We Bet You Can Guess Them All
They don’t believe in “being transgender.” It’s like people who rant about global warming being fake because it still gets cold in winter. That’s not how it works. …