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"Your love and support has been the greatest gift," the actor wrote.
An Ohio family decided to have a celebration for their son's coming out.
The dictionary added a new definition for it to include gender identity.
Trans and non-binary people should know their risk factors.
The popular British singer said he'd considered undergoing a sex change in the past.
Words cannot adequately capture the impact on your health and well-being when you're denied the most basic sense of safety.
Lee Airton says everyone gets hurt when we think about gender as two separate, rigid boxes.
What would life be like if gender didn't exist?
Ontario, B.C. and other provinces need to introduce options besides male or female on IDs to show that discrimination will not be tolerated.
We need each other. We need these connections to survive and we need to talk about mental illness to share light and hope. We need to stop stigmatizing mental illness. We need to survive mental illness. You need to survive it. You have to keep moving. Keep fighting. Keep dreaming.
I am a non-binary trans person. I know that many people do not yet understand what this means. Many people refuse to acknowledge my existence. Being seen as I am by people is a remarkable feeling, and my grandmother gave this gift to me in the most unexpected moment. My grandmother spent her minute of clarity, while suffering in a state of almost perpetual dementia and physical exhaustion, to give me a beautiful gift of cross-generational respect as a trans person. To see me as I am.
Trans people are diverse, but we are not all the same. Non-binary trans people have been largely excluded from the discussion about trans people, and this erasure delegitimizes our identity. What troubles me is that some people are acting out dangerous forms of transphobia to erase non-binary trans people.