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Transgender Diversity Awareness - Burton and South Derbyshire college

Not long ago, I received an email from the lovely Jane Millar asking if I could come and present to Burton and South Derbyshire college on the subject of transgender diversity. 409 more words

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Transgender Day of Remembrance 2015

November is a poignant month for the transgender community.  Each year, it see’s the holding of the Transgender der Day of Remembrance (TDOR), which is held internationally on 20th November.  519 more words

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Transgender speaker at Kean OCC talks on transition

By Desiré McCoy | Posted November 19, 2015

Before being the individual she is today, Geena was seen as a man and a father. The sex she was assigned at birth did not align with the gender she identifies with – Dr. 538 more words

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Caroline Cossey - My Story

With the increased awareness and social acceptance our community enjoys in todays society, it’s easy to forget that things weren’t always this way.  Much of the freedom and acceptance we enjoy has been hard fought and built on the lessons from the lives of role models who have not just had the courage and determination to be themselves, but also to stand up, broadcast and campaign for the moral rights and justice of a largely hidden community. 551 more words

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Abbott, Kenny, Greer, TERFS, and the blogger as bride

Failed Prime Minister Tony Abbott took the opportunity last week to second-guess Jesus Christ, demonstrating to his audience of Thatcherites and a gobsmacked Australian nation why he’s also a failed priest, and a failed journalist to boot. 688 more words


Who are you talking to ?

While driving down to see my friend Khalil yesterday, I decided to stop off at the Winchester services for a break and a coffee.  Having been on the road for almost 3 hours, I was due sometime out the car, so after a quick makeup pitstop, I went to Costa for a salad and a vanilla latte.  608 more words

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“They” as a Singular Pronoun in Literature

Recently, I critiqued a few chapters of a young adult fantasy novel. The chapters were interesting, however I stumbled along what I thought to be a pronoun error. 375 more words