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Voting on Question #1

I have been reading so many letters to the editor, responses, even sermons now on how people are going to (or should) vote on Question #1 regarding whether or not the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) inclusion to the city’s nondiscrimination ordinance should be repealed and here’s what comes to the forefront of my mind: This is actually not an issue about human sexuality. 454 more words


My Gender Queer Life

I grew up in a house with two opposite sex parents. I like to state this because it is not by any means a given in life. 1,113 more words


Breaking Free From Gender Expectations

Ruby Rose is an Australian model who made a short film about her own gender presentation and gender fluidity. She has spoken out about issues of LGBT bullying both inside and outside of the LGBT community. 111 more words


Transgender teen's inspiring coming out video

My friend Adina posted this inspiring and brave video of 13 year-old Tom Sosnik coming out as transgender.

Last year my 30 year-old half-sister Amy transitioned. 73 more words


It's Not A Trap - Entry 1

Greetings, all! I serve as your mouthy companion. This means I can provide you with my wisdom (?) to alleviate your boredom (maybe). It also means that you may not like everything that I have to say. 1,075 more words

Mental Health

Gender Neutral Bathrooms

This seems to be a hot topic as of late; first, I had reports of local schools converting their bathrooms into gender neutral areas, and next, it was reported that all single-use bathrooms in Austin, TX, had become gender-neutral. 776 more words

You’re Born Naked And The Rest Is Drag

Since the 1990s RuPaul has ‘sashayed’ his way into popculture, forcing a larger audience to think about the limitations of gender categories. The show demonstrates how identity does not naturally fall into simple masculine and feminine binaries and instead suggests that identity combines elements of both. 402 more words