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I'm Nonbinary, Gay-Married And Just Moved To The Deep South. Here's Why I Got A Gun.
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Moving to rural Georgia suddenly made self-protection seem all the more urgent.
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Doctors Can Dismiss Women's Health Concerns. Here's How To Take Back Some Control.
Evidence shows women are often deemed “overly dramatic” and dismissed by medical professionals, which has deadly consequences.
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‘As Long As They Don’t Kill Us, We Will Survive’: Brazil’s First Black Trans Lawmaker Resists Fear
Erica Malunguinho made history when she became the first trans woman to win a seat in the Sao Paulo legislature in its over 180 years of existence.
Raquel Willis On Making History As The First Trans Editor Of Out Magazine
"We all need opportunities to play around with gender and let some of that steam off around the expectations that we have with it.”
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Janet Mock Celebrates Her ‘Idol’ Beyoncé For Honoring Her In Black History Month
"When your idol sees and uplifts your black greatness," the transgender rights activist wrote on Twitter.
Out Magazine’s Executive Editor Raquel Willis Talks Activism And Journalism
Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani spoke with Raquel Willis — the first queer transgender person to be executive editor of Out Magazine.
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School Board In Virginia May End Transgender Bathroom Ban
The Gloucester County School Board will discuss the possibility of allowing transgender students to use restrooms that correspond with their gender identity.
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Don Cheadle Makes Powerful Fashion Statements On 'SNL'
The award-winning actor offers support for transgender kids and takes a slap at Donald Trump.
Kentucky Mom Honors 20-Year-Old Son With Stunning Transgender Reveal Photos
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Heather Lundberg Green staged the powerful shoot in hopes of supporting Adrian in his journey.
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I Had To Live In My School's Women's Housing For 3 Years Even Though I'm A Man
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It wasn’t an easy situation for anyone involved.
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Kirsten Gillibrand To Bring Transgender Navy Lieutenant Commander To SOTU
The presidential prospect announced she will bring Blake Dremann as her State of the Union guest in the wake of Trump's trans military ban.
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We Built This: Raquel Willis Is The Freedom Fighter Kids Should Be Reading About
"I have created spaces for reclamation and resilience for people who have all the power within themselves to change the world."
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A Grisly Killing Shows The Rampant Transphobia In Brazil
By Andréa Martinelli and Leda Antunes, HuffPost Brazil
“The murder of any trans person sends a message: that we don't deserve to exist,” the president of a trans advocacy group said.
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Japan Court Upholds Sterilization To Register Gender Change
Under a 2004 law in Japan, people who want to register a gender change must have their reproductive organs removed.
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Here's How 'Quantum Leap' Depicted Gay Rights In The Military In 1992
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Writer Matt Baume examines an episode of the sci-fi series that feels particularly relevant in the wake of Donald Trump's transgender service member ban.
Senator Tammy Duckworth Slams Transgender Military Ban, Recalling Near-Death Experience
Duckworth, an Iraq War veteran, denounced the Supreme Court decision allowing President Donald Trump's ban as "disheartening."
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Hugh Hewitt: Joe Biden Has 'Transgendered Into' Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
The conservative MSNBC contributor apologized after making the anti-trans comment on his radio show.
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If You Think Trans Rights Are A Distraction, You're Part Of The Problem
It’s easy to view trans rights as a frivolous issue until you realize the depth of opposition to trans people’s mere existence.
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Supreme Court Permits Trump's Transgender Military Ban To Move Forward
The 5-4 ruling temporarily reinstates the ban, but several lawsuits in lower courts are still pending.
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Christian Shelter Defends Choice To Reject Homeless Transgender Woman
The Alliance Defending Freedom, which is best known for supporting a baker who refused to make a cake for a gay wedding, is representing the organization.
Court Rules In Favor Of Trump Administration's Transgender Military Ban
LGBTQ and civil rights advocates have fought against the policy.
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Evangelical Preacher Accuses Facebook Of 'Censoring Free Speech' After Getting Blocked
Franklin Graham's Facebook account was temporarily blocked over an old post he wrote attacking transgender rights.
Justice Department Asks Supreme Court To Allow Transgender Military Ban On Interim Basis
Trump initially announced the ban in a series of tweets last July, prompting outcry from civil rights groups and a bevy of court challenges.
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Transgender Boxer Patricio Manuel Wins His First Fight Against Another Man
The boxer was a five-time national amateur champion before his transition.
Jeanette Jennings On Navigating Life As the Parent Of A Transgender Child
Jeanette Jennings is the parent of Jazz, who identified as transgender at a very young age. As a parent, Jeannette navigated many obstacles and fought for her child, allowing Jazz to be true to herself. Jeanette Jennings appears in TLC’s reality show, “I am Jazz.”
Transgender Asylum-Seeker Who Died In ICE Custody Was Beaten, Autopsy Shows
Roxsana Hernández Rodriguez had "deep bruises" on her body and died of dehydration, an independent autopsy found.
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