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Florida Transgender Woman Found Dead - Essence

Google Transgender - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 16:08

Essence

Florida Transgender Woman Found Dead
Essence
In 2018, there have been 20 transgender deaths across the country, and the latest involves Londonn Moore, 20-year-old black transgender woman living in North Port, FL. Last Saturday, Moore was found shot to death and police aren't ruling out the ...
Slaying of Transgender Woman of Color in Florida is Fifth This YearEBONY.com

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Brown Pulls Transgender Study Results After LGBT Pressure - Liberty Nation

Google Transgender - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 13:28

Liberty Nation

Brown Pulls Transgender Study Results After LGBT Pressure
Liberty Nation
Brown University, a prestigious and well-respected voice in academia, is now being scrutinized for censoring its own study on transgender teens – not because the results are false, but because of the effect it may have on the transgender population.
Are Transgender Teens More Likely To Suicidal Attempts? Find Out What The Latest Study Report Reveals!Times Lifestyle
Transgender teens much more likely to attempt suicideDevdiscourse

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More than half of transgender male adolescents attempt...

Topix TG News - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 13:17

She picked up the phone and repeated these words, which had grown familiar, like a refrain in a song she never wanted to sing: "We're listening. We hear you.

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The Alarming Findings of a New Study on Transgender Teens and Suicide - Daily Signal

Google Transgender - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 12:07

Daily Signal

The Alarming Findings of a New Study on Transgender Teens and Suicide
Daily Signal
One in every two transgender adolescents who are born female but identify as male has attempted suicide in the past year, according to a new study. The study, “Transgender Adolescent Suicide Behavior,” was published in Pediatrics, the official ...

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Miss America Says Transgender Women Should Be Allowed To Compete

Topix TG News - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 08:06

The North Carolina native is making the media rounds and opened up about the ban against transgender women competing in the competition. According to Advocate.com , "One of the competition's official rules is that you have to be a 'natural born woman' to compete, therefore eliminating transgender women and non-binary women."

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More than half of transgender male adolescents attempt suicide, study says - Washington Post

Google Transgender - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 07:57

Washington Post

More than half of transgender male adolescents attempt suicide, study says
Washington Post
She picked up the phone and repeated these words, which had grown familiar, like the refrain of a song she never wanted to sing: “We're listening. We hear you. We've gone through similar things.” The person on the other end of the line, she said, “had ...
Half of transgender male teens have attempted suicide, study findsNBCNews.com
Study: Half Of All Transgender Female Teens Have Attempted SuicideThe Federalist
Transgender Adolescents and Suicide RiskAAP News

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Policy roundtable: Transgender people seek political participation - The Express Tribune

Google Transgender - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 04:52

The Express Tribune

Policy roundtable: Transgender people seek political participation
The Express Tribune
ISLAMABAD: Encouraging strides have been made for transgender people's rights in the legislature, but much needs to be done to increase their political participation and integration into society. This was the conclusion at a policy roundtable titled, ...

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Publishers call out Target for replacing 'queer' and 'transgender' in online book descriptions

Topix TG News - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 03:20

A mistake attributed to an oversight at Target Corp.'s website operations resulted in a handful of words - including "transgender," "queer" and "Nazi" - being stripped from some book descriptions on Target.com. The words were replaced with an asterisk or series of asterisks, even though they were not among a list of words the Minneapolis-based retailer would normally consider blocking, a spokeswoman said Thursday.

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Target mistakenly replaces 'transgender,' 'queer' with asterisks on book descriptions on website - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Google Transgender - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 01:01

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Target mistakenly replaces 'transgender,' 'queer' with asterisks on book descriptions on website
Minneapolis Star Tribune
A mistake attributed to an oversight at Target Corp.'s website operations resulted in a handful of words — including "transgender," "queer" and "Nazi" — being stripped from some book descriptions on Target.com. The words were replaced with an ...

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Former Grissom student sues Huntsville City Schools over transgender discrimination - whnt.com

Google Transgender - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 22:46

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Former Grissom student sues Huntsville City Schools over transgender discrimination
whnt.com
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A former Grissom High School student filed a federal discrimination lawsuit Wednesday against school staff members and the city school board. According to the complaint, Zelda Menefee began making a social transition from male to ...

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Among Teens, Transgender Boys Are Most Likely to Attempt Suicide

Topix TG News - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 22:45

Suicide is the 10th-leading cause of death in the United States, and the second-leading cause of death for teens and young adults . And while there are countless reasons one may attempt suicide, a new study from the American Academy of Pediatrics found being trans may put one at an increased risk.

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It is transgender people who are most vulnerable in public places - The Boston Globe

Google Transgender - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 20:44

It is transgender people who are most vulnerable in public places
The Boston Globe
The Williams Institute study finding no correlation between crimes committed in bathrooms and civil rights protections for transgender people confirms what we already know (“Bias law no threat to safety, study says,” Page A1, Sept. 12). It is ...

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In Massachusetts, Transgender Rights Are at Stake on Election Day - Human Rights Campaign (blog)

Google Transgender - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 20:05

Human Rights Campaign (blog)

In Massachusetts, Transgender Rights Are at Stake on Election Day
Human Rights Campaign (blog)
For Nicole Talbot, a 16-year-old transgender teen in Massachusetts, a “no” vote on Question 3 in the state's ballot would mean she loses vital non-discrimination protections in the Bay State. With Sunday marking 50 days until the midterm election, ...

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Marco Marco casts all transgender models for historic fashion show

Topix TG News - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 17:59

Underwear designer Marco Marco made history during its Collection Seven show at New York Fashion Week which featured only transgender models. Mic.com reports that 34 models took the runway including some familiar faces.

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Half of transgender male teens have attempted suicide, study finds - NBCNews.com

Google Transgender - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 16:05

NBCNews.com

Half of transgender male teens have attempted suicide, study finds
NBCNews.com
Transgender adolescents are far more likely to attempt suicide than teens whose identity matches their sex assigned at birth, and trans male youth are especially at risk, a U.S. study suggests. Roughly half of transgender teens who identify as male but ...
Suicide Attempts Among Transgender Teenage Boys Happen At An Alarming Rate, A New Study SaysBustle
Study: Half Of All Transgender Female Teens Have Attempted SuicideThe Federalist
Transgender Adolescents and Suicide RiskAAP News
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Miss America Says Transgender Women Should Be Allowed To Compete - News One

Google Transgender - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 13:26

News One

Miss America Says Transgender Women Should Be Allowed To Compete
News One
According to Advocate.com, “One of the competition's official rules is that you have to be a 'natural born woman' to compete, therefore eliminating transgender women and non-binary women.” In an interview on “The Clay Cane Show” on Sirius XM Urban View ...

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One percent of children aged 9-10 self-identify as gay, transgender

Topix TG News - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:59

In a study into the sexual orientation and gender identity development of thousands of youth across the nation, a San Diego State University team found that about 1 percent of 9 and 10-year old children surveyed self-identified as gay, bisexual or transgender. As the majority of studies indicate that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender self-identification generally occurs during the mid-adolescent years, the study by SDSU researchers Jerel P. Calzo and Aaron J. Blashill is providing unprecedented insight into early identity development.

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Meninos Bons de Bola are the world's first transgender men's football team, and live in fear of being attacked - The Sun

Google Transgender - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 10:08

The Sun

Meninos Bons de Bola are the world's first transgender men's football team, and live in fear of being attacked
The Sun
The team were then mutually brought together by their love of football, with the idea being the club would be a place where transgender men could openly discuss their issues. Since its formation, Meninos Bons de Bola's numbers have swelled to 24 ...
Meet first transgender male football team based in BrazilNAIJA.NG

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The Trump administration yanked guidelines for transgender students, but EWU and WSU put in new trans-friendly ... - Pacific Northwest Inlander

Google Transgender - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 08:37

Pacific Northwest Inlander

The Trump administration yanked guidelines for transgender students, but EWU and WSU put in new trans-friendly ...
Pacific Northwest Inlander
Despite the Trump administration rolling back federal guidelines designed to protect transgender and gender-nonconforming students from discrimination, colleges across the country like EWU are pushing forward with new accomodations to make those ...

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