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So, yesterday I read this article.


I’m summarise it for you. Essentially host; Andrea McLean started explaining how self-harming and identifying as transgender is a fashion statement. 312 more words

A Week 3 update

I had my second shot of T yesterday – I even self-injected (at the doctor’s surgery). It wasn’t anything like I thought it would be. I thought I’d feel a catch as it broke the first layer of skin, and then I would meet resistance as I pushed the needle in. 435 more words


Prisons in the press - 27 November

Jail closures, transgender prisoners and Miss Criminal 2015 in this week’s news

Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news. 681 more words


Tolerance vs. Acceptance

I often hear that the goal of the LGBT community should be to gain tolerance among society. But what does tolerance entail? We tolerate decisions made by our bosses that we may not agree with. 641 more words


Why The Term Transsexual?

The term seems outmoded to some: younger people who care prefer the more inclusive transgender, or often enough, non-binary or gender fluid. There are people who know they are not a specific gender, yet do not identify with the “opposite sex” or gender role or presentation. 185 more words


Thanksgiving Update

So today at thanksgiving dinner I noticed something interesting about myself that I hadn’t payed attention to before. While all the men where talking sports and such, I found myself drawn to hang out with the girls. 77 more words