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Transgender people can be triggers

I’ll keep this short (ok, maybe I won’t as I’m severely pissed after being triggered). I’ve written about my disdain for many of thei transgender people (mostly other transwomen) I’ve met in the past. 560 more words

Transgender & Mental Health Issues

Trans - a memoir by Juliet Jacques

I bought this book recently and was so pleased it came just before my short break in the lake district. I’ve been a fan of Juliet’s for ages and was absolutely thrilled when I heard she was working on a book and even more excited to get my hands on it. 592 more words

Transgender Community

Reporter's Notebook 2

Last Tuesday I wrote about reporting on a transgender woman on hunger strike in San Francisco’s jail. That same evening, I was an honorary guest at a coronation ceremony at El/La Para Translatinas – an organization in the Mission District of San Francisco that helps transgender women from Latin America to get the papers and support they need. 303 more words

Reporter's Notebook 1

Telling Stories from the Transgender Community

My news director assigned me last week to tell the experiences of transgender high school students in the Bay Area. 831 more words

Care of elderly trans people

Picture the scene.  You look into a room and see a care worker struggling to help an elderly woman out of bed and dressed.  The woman is scared, and actively trying to stop the care worker helping. 754 more words

Transgender Community

Meet the First Trans Woman Featured on the Cover of 'Women's Running' Magazine

Women’s Running magazine will feature a trans woman on its cover for the first time this July. On Monday, the publication debuted the forthcoming cover with a photograph of Amelia Gapin, a 33-year-old software engineer at Tumblr and the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of MyTransHealth, a group dedicated to helping… 175 more words

Topless Selfie To Reveals the Victims of HB2 That Its Supporters Didn't Expect

It’s not that HB2 supporters didn’t expect someone like Christi, it’s that they can’t think beyond their immediate hatred. If I were in her position, I’d tell every last one of them off. 126 more words

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