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How a psychotherapist who has backed transgender rights for years was plunged into a Kafkaesque nightmare after ... - Daily Mail

Google Transgender - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 00:21

Daily Mail

How a psychotherapist who has backed transgender rights for years was plunged into a Kafkaesque nightmare after ...
Daily Mail
No one could accuse psychotherapist James Caspian of being a bigot or prejudiced against transgender people. His LGBT — that's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender — credentials are impeccable. For this slight, measured, gay man is not only a ...

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A transgender candidate isn't the extremist in this Va. race. Her opponent is. - Washington Post

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 23:31

Washington Post

A transgender candidate isn't the extremist in this Va. race. Her opponent is.
Washington Post
WHAT WOULD otherwise be a small-stakes race for a low-profile electoral office — the Manassas-area 13th District seat in Virginia's House of Delegates — has taken on national dimensions and attracted national cash largely because the Democratic ...

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The Trump Administration is attacking transgender people - Los Angeles Blade

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 22:21

Los Angeles Blade

The Trump Administration is attacking transgender people
Los Angeles Blade
During the Obama administration, transgender people made unprecedented progress toward equality. President Obama signed an executive order protecting transgender federal employees from discrimination. The Department of Justice, Department of ...

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This College Professor Is Under Siege for Challenging Transgender Orthodoxy - Daily Signal

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 21:15

Daily Signal

This College Professor Is Under Siege for Challenging Transgender Orthodoxy
Daily Signal
Scott Yenor, a tenured professor, has been under siege on campus after publishing articles with The Heritage Foundation and The Daily Signal about feminism and the transgender movement. In those articles, Yenor explained the similarity in philosophy ...

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Kentucky official campaigns against gay marriage in Romania

Topix TG News - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 20:58

Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis listens to a customer at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., in 2015. Davis caused a national uproar by refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples in 2016.

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Heritage Foundation panelist accidentally acknowledges research affirming transgender kids - ThinkProgress

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 20:34

ThinkProgress

Heritage Foundation panelist accidentally acknowledges research affirming transgender kids
ThinkProgress
This week, the Heritage Foundation — which has been described as “Donald Trump's think tank” — hosted a panel featuring three doctors who reject transgender kids. Two days later, the organization posted a video clip from the event, claiming it showed ...

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Here Are The Lawmakers Fighting Trump's Transgender Ban - The Daily Caller

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 18:01

Here Are The Lawmakers Fighting Trump's Transgender Ban
The Daily Caller
Democratic and Republican members of Congress introduced a bill Friday to block the Pentagon from removing active-duty transgender troops. Republican Reps. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida joined Democratic Reps.

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Man raped teenager and transgender man in Newcastle - BBC News

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 17:33

BBC News

Man raped teenager and transgender man in Newcastle
BBC News
A "talented athlete" who raped a transgender man and a drunk teenager has been jailed for 15 years. Shelton Dube, 24, first targeted a young woman who had been out with friends in Newcastle by latching on to her group in January 2016. He then raped ...
Vile double rapist jailed for 15 years after attacking a transgender man and womanChronicleLive
Transgender man, 20, tells of horrific ordeal as serial sex attacker is jailed for 15 years for pouncing on him at a ...Daily Mail

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A row over transgender rights erupts between Greece's politicians ... - The Economist (blog)

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 17:20

The Economist (blog)

A row over transgender rights erupts between Greece's politicians ...
The Economist (blog)
AT LEAST in recent decades, the turbulent social world of Greece somehow managed to contain and hold in tension some extraordinary contradictions.

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Bringing the Intersections to the Forefront in the Fight to End Campus Sexual Assault

Topix TG News - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 17:06

CTM's online presence includes various ways to take action against sexual violence-for example, how to create allyship workshops or bring a CTM speaker to your campus-and provides specific resources for undocumented and international survivors, survivors with disabilities, trans and gender non-conforming survivors and survivors of color. "You've probably heard the statistic that 1 in 5 cisgender women will be sexually assaulted in college," EROC Programs & Operations Director Chardonnay Madkins wrote to members in an announcement today.

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Lawmakers offer House bill to block transgender troop ban - The Hill

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 16:22

The Hill

Lawmakers offer House bill to block transgender troop ban
The Hill
President Trump in July announced in a series of tweets that he was reinstating a ban on transgender people serving in the military, claiming the Pentagon could not be “burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption” brought by their service.
New House bill would block Trump's rollback of transgender military serviceWashington Examiner
Here Are The Lawmakers Fighting Trump's Transgender BanThe Daily Caller
House members introduce bill to halt transgender military banMetro Weekly

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Trump Asks Judge to Toss Out ACLU Suit Over Transgender Soldier Ban - Bloomberg

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 16:15

Bloomberg

Trump Asks Judge to Toss Out ACLU Suit Over Transgender Soldier Ban
Bloomberg
The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal judge to throw out a lawsuit over the government's planned ban on transgender military personnel, arguing the case by the American Civil Liberties Union is premature because new rules prohibiting their ...

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Pope Francis once again attacks transgender people - Washington Blade

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 16:12

Pope Francis once again attacks transgender people
Washington Blade
On Thursday, Oct. 5, Pope Francis made his most transparent condemnation yet of the lifesaving medical procedures that allow transgender people to live authentic lives. Speaking to the Pontifical Academy for Life, he decried “the biological and ...

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Eastern Europe's Transgender Community Fights Stigma, 'Unconscionable' Laws - NBCNews.com

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 15:20

NBCNews.com

Eastern Europe's Transgender Community Fights Stigma, 'Unconscionable' Laws
NBCNews.com
Stereotypical gender roles engrained within society mean that a transgender person must embody the behavioral traits of the gender they wish to transition to — a transgender man should be perceived as what is understood as masculine and a transgender ...

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Laws against women being topless conflict with protection for transgendered?

Topix TG News - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 13:19

A female soccer fan who was caught watching a game while topless in the presence of a child has been charged with "indecent exposure." arrested Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis after a 7-year-old boy spotted her She was charged with indecent exposure, a gross misdemeanor charge, and could face up to a year in jail or a $3,000 fine.

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Survey illustrates challenges for transgender and gender non-conforming Rhode Islanders - RI Future

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 12:12

Survey illustrates challenges for transgender and gender non-conforming Rhode Islanders
RI Future
The National Center for Transgender Equality released the survey results on the experiences of transgender respondents living in Rhode Island, and the findings are not good. For instance, though the poverty rate in Rhode Island is 14.3 percent, the ...

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One in three LGBTI Scots have been hate crime victim at least 10 times

Topix TG News - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 09:20

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From school dropout to India's first transgender judge: meet Joyita Mondal - YourStory.com

Google Transgender - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 06:30

YourStory.com

From school dropout to India's first transgender judge: meet Joyita Mondal
YourStory.com
It no longer bothers her though, because all of it has contributed to who she is today — India's first transgender judge. Now 29, Joyita was born 'Joyonto' (male) in Kolkata. Unable to conform to the gender norms imposed on her, she dropped out of ...

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Fox's 'Star' Celebrates National Coming Out Day with Transgender Masturbation Scene

Topix TG News - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 05:13

Wednesday, October 11th was National Coming Out Day for the LGBTQ community and the Fox show Star episode titled "FUAGood Night" threw in a transgender masturbation scene for good measure. As far as I know, that is a first in the arena of forcing the trans agenda onto the general public.

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