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Laverne Cox Surprises Transgender Man Who's Never Met Another Openly Trans Person - HuffPost

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Laverne Cox Surprises Transgender Man Who's Never Met Another Openly Trans Person
HuffPost
Laverne Cox marked Transgender Awareness Week by giving a young trans man the surprise of his life. In a Tuesday appearance on “Fearless,” Cox speaks with Rickey, a 25-year-old transgender man from Kansas City, Missouri. The moment is especially ...
Laverne Cox surprises transgender man who has never met another trans personYahoo Finance
Laverne Cox Surprises Transgender Man Who'd Never Met Another Trans PersonBlavity

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Why Trans Awareness Week Matters To This Filipina-American Model - Refinery29

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Why Trans Awareness Week Matters To This Filipina-American Model
Refinery29
There are many transgender models working in fashion today who straddle several worlds: trans models who are also activists, non-binary models who are on the men's and women's boards of their agencies, and those who are actors, too. But Geena Rocero ...

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Myth #1: Transgender people are confused or tricking others - Vox

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Myth #1: Transgender people are confused or tricking others
Vox
The most pervasive myth about transgender people — and the one myth that underpins much of the discrimination they face — is that they're somehow confused or actively misleading others by identifying with a gender different from the one assigned to ...
Four Reasons Election Day was Historic for Transgender RightsHuman Rights Campaign (blog)
Tealight vigil helps students mourn loss of transgender individualsIowa State Daily
Petersen: Transgender People Cannot Be ErasedDaily Utah Chronicle
Fortune -Advocate.com -Kansas State Collegian
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Historic Win for Massachusetts Transgender Protections Law Creates Pathway for Similar Fights Elsewhere - JURIST

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Historic Win for Massachusetts Transgender Protections Law Creates Pathway for Similar Fights Elsewhere
JURIST
This past Election Day, voters in Massachusetts made history by winning a popular vote on transgender rights at the statewide ballot box for the first time. At a time when so many transgender people are being attacked by the Trump administration and ...

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Transgender people: 10 common myths - Vox

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Vox

Transgender people: 10 common myths
Vox
Transgender people, who identify with a gender different from the one assigned to them at birth, have become increasingly visible and accepted in American society, from TV shows like Orange is the New Black and Transparent to Caitlyn Jenner's ...

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Three Transgender Day of Remembrance events to honor lives lost to violence, and why you should attend - Colorado Springs Independent

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Colorado Springs Independent

Three Transgender Day of Remembrance events to honor lives lost to violence, and why you should attend
Colorado Springs Independent
Activists originally established International Transgender Day of Remembrance on Nov. 20 to honor the transgender people who have died as victims of hate-motivated violence, or taken their own lives. However, this day will also prove an appropriate ...
Transgender Day of Remembrance 2018 Eventspride source.com
Lloydminster to have first Transgender Day of RemembranceMy Lloydminster Now
Here's how Corpus Christi residents will rally for Transgender Day of RemembranceCorpus Christi Caller-Times
Los Angeles Blade -Red Deer Advocate
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Berkeley student senator under fire for refusing to endorse transgender ideology - Lifesite

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Berkeley student senator under fire for refusing to endorse transgender ideology
Lifesite
The policy change would merely reflect scientific fact, but the resolution claimed it would “rob transgender, non-binary, and otherwise gender non-conforming students of their right to seek legal recourse for discrimination on the basis of their gender ...

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Transgender Tennesseans are fighting against discrimination and for their lives and dignity | Opinion - The Tennessean

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The Tennessean

Transgender Tennesseans are fighting against discrimination and for their lives and dignity | Opinion
The Tennessean
The first Transgender Day of Remembrance was held on November 28, 1999, marking the first anniversary of the murder of Rita Hester, who died of multiple stab wounds in Boston – a crime which remains unsolved. Each year, participants around the world ...
Transgender Day of RemembranceSan Mateo Daily Journal

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Four Reasons Election Day was Historic for Transgender Rights - Human Rights Campaign (blog)

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Human Rights Campaign (blog)

Four Reasons Election Day was Historic for Transgender Rights
Human Rights Campaign (blog)
Last week's election saw historic levels of support for transgender people across the country. In honor of Trans Awareness Week, here are the top four reasons Election Day 2018 was a win for the transgender community. 1. Historic Victories for ...
176 Companies Sign on to Statement Opposing Trump's Efforts to Limit Transgender RightsFortune
Petersen: Transgender People Cannot Be ErasedDaily Utah Chronicle
Tealight vigil helps students mourn loss of transgender individualsIowa State Daily
Advocate.com -Kansas State Collegian -Open Society Foundations -New York Times
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Oregon hospital removes gender identification from bracelets

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A hospital in central Oregon has made a small change that represented a huge difference for its transgender patients: It removed the gender designation from patient identification bracelets. The Bulletin newspaper in Bend reports the St. Charles Health System adopted the change last month.

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Recommendations to reduce recidivism in transgender women - Medical Xpress

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Recommendations to reduce recidivism in transgender women
Medical Xpress
Previously incarcerated transgender women can find themselves caught in a cycle that leads to repeat jail time. A new analysis of Allegheny County by University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health researchers identifies potential solutions ...

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Transgender Day of Remembrance vigil held in Carbondale

Topix TG News - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 07:31

The Saluki Rainbow Network, a student organization focused on building an LGBTQ friendly community on campus at SIU, held a Vigil in honor of Transgender Day of Remembrance which happens on November 20. During the vigil they read off 320 names of transgendered individuals who have lost their lives due to anti-transgender violence this year alone. Codi Cornett who identifies as transfeminine is the Treasurer of the Saluki Rainbow Network says that the acts of violence could not only stem from transphobia but also from acts of racism and misogyny, as many on the list are transgendered women of color.

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Art gallery gives exposure to transgender, non-binary lives of the past and present - Kansas State Collegian

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Kansas State Collegian

Art gallery gives exposure to transgender, non-binary lives of the past and present
Kansas State Collegian
From Nov. 7-16, the William T. Kemper Art Gallery in the K-State Student Union is hosting an art gallery for Transgender Day of Remembrance, which is observed on Nov. 20. The gallery has art and images to both educate viewers and to give faces and ...

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Recommendations to reduce recidivism in transgender women - EurekAlert (press release)

Google Transgender - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 05:17

Recommendations to reduce recidivism in transgender women
EurekAlert (press release)
"I think we are having a moment right now where the needs of transgender people are more visible," said Stephanie Creasy, M.P.H., project coordinator in Pitt Public Health's Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences. "But visibility does ...

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Local organization helps bond out detained transgender immigrants - KFOX El Paso

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KFOX El Paso

Local organization helps bond out detained transgender immigrants
KFOX El Paso
A formerly detained immigrant transgender woman, Cristal, who only wanted to provide her first name said she was detained at the Cibola County Detention Center in New Mexico early this year. “They treat you like a man, we're not men, we're ...

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Local organization helps bond out detained transgender immigrants - KFOX El Paso

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KFOX El Paso

Local organization helps bond out detained transgender immigrants
KFOX El Paso
A formerly detained immigrant transgender woman, Cristal, who only wanted to provide her first name said she was detained at the Cibola County Detention Center in New Mexico early this year. “They treat you like a man, we're not men, we're ...

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Ashley Graham Introduces Transgender Man Who's 'Never Met' Another Trans Person to Laverne Cox - PEOPLE.com

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Ashley Graham Introduces Transgender Man Who's 'Never Met' Another Trans Person to Laverne Cox
PEOPLE.com
Together, Graham and Cox surprise Rickey, a 25-year-old transgender man, with a special meeting. “I think you're so incredibly brave and you faced so many obstacles but I have a friend who has gone through something like you're going through that can ...

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Tealight vigil helps students mourn loss of transgender individuals - Iowa State Daily

Google Transgender - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 03:38

Iowa State Daily

Tealight vigil helps students mourn loss of transgender individuals
Iowa State Daily
Solemn students and community members came together to remember the loss of transgender individuals. Over 15 individuals from all ages, including high schoolers and elders, held a vigil in honor of Transgender Day of Remembrance which is Nov. 20.
Vigil for transgender community in Buffalo Grove ThursdayChicago Daily Herald
Vigil mourns transgender lives lostThe Underground

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Vancouver's transgender community celebrates week of awareness and advocacy

Topix TG News - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 03:19

November is Transgender Awareness Month and Monday marks the beginning of the week of awareness leading up to the Trans Day of Remembrance on the 20th. This week, the transgender community in Vancouver will be celebrating and memorializing victims of transphobic violence during the international week of awareness leading up to the Transgender Day of Remembrance Nov. 20. B.C. is ahead of the curve when it comes to transgender rights, and education on inclusion in schools is improving levels of acceptance, said Morgane Oger, the chair of the Trans Alliance Society.

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