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Writers want this book canceled for misgendering its protagonist
The book is about James Barry, a 19th-century transgender man.
Mom goes viral with gender reveal photo shoot for her 20-year-old trans son
'I was determined to support him though his journey, but I had no idea how.'
If there were no cis people in the world for 24 hours, here’s what I would do
Everyday life is difficult for trans women. I should know.
Transphobic bill defines ‘females’ based on their ability to conceive with a ‘male’
Republicans apparently don't know anything about women's bodies.
Trans/Sex: Kink is affirming—and complicated—for trans women
Welcome to the messy, healthy politics of forced feminization and trans sexuality.
Transgender people suffer when debates over their rights are framed as ‘distractions’
Unsure? Check out SCOTUS' recent decision on the trans military ban.
Media coverage of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Twitch cameo erases Chelsea Manning
AOC's appearance is important, but it shouldn't overshadow trans folks.
The ’10 Year Challenge’ isn’t as fun for trans people
As you can imagine, they face real privacy and harassment concerns.
How the transgender community found a safe haven on Discord
'We view gender as a sledgehammer, but it's actually a butterfly.'
Trans people are sharing their experiences with #TransLooksLikeThis
The hashtag is a response to discrimination against those not deemed 'trans enough.'
Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton proudly hangs trans flag outside office
It is the first time the trans flag has been displayed by a member of Congress in the capitol.
Gia Gunn says ‘Drag Race All Stars’ edited out confrontation with RuPaul over trans issues
‘I didn’t feel wanted, to be there in the competition.’
Louis C.K. courts new, anti-‘politically correct’ audience with transphobic jokes
He’s back, now with more bigotry!
Grandma melts hearts with trans Raggedy Andy doll
This may be one of the sweetest Christmas presents of all time.
Trans/Sex: From ‘girldick’ to ‘clit,’ what trans women call their genitalia
One term doesn't fit all.
The first trans Miss Universe contestant didn’t win the crown, but she won the internet
‘This is for you, for those who have no visibility.’
2018 belonged to trans people
We're still here, creating art and fighting back against the government.