Charlize Veritas: The Dangers of Being Transgender — The Attack On Jacie Leopold

On the night of the company Christmas party, Jacie was struck in the face by a coworker who will remain unnamed at this time. She was knocked unconscious. To stop the violence we all have to stand up for people like Jacie and show the world that transgender people are just that -- people.

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Ravishly: 6 Easy Ways to Make Me, a Transgender Person, Extremely Uncomfortable

My favorite question is when someone asks me what I was "born as." The answer is simple: A badass. An alien. A badass alien. I think it's safe to say that I will share any details about my past -- whether it's about my gender or not -- if and when I feel comfortable doing so.

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Paul Katz: Gay Vs. Queer: Labels and Limitations

I didn't boycott either the British or American Queer As Folk series because the word "queer" was in the title. I can't imagine not clicking on this HuffPost page just because I'm not fully in line with the word "queer".

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Dina Nina Martinez: I’m Not Your Tinderella

It's tough enough for any woman to date in the age of "Netflix and Chill," but throw in "transgender" and it becomes near impossible to meet the person of your dreams.

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This Trans Man Just Came Out To The World In The Best Way Possible

Coming out as queer isn't a "one and done" experience. Queer people must come out over and over again throughout their lives to many different...

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Grace Anne Stevens: My Transgender Life: The Wisdom of Solomon

I have traveled that path of fear for so many years. It was so tiring and so hopeless. The energy I spent on hiding and denying drained me and held me back from ever even contemplating the practice of love.

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Kris Jenner Explains How She Dealt With Caitlyn Jenner’s Transition

Kardashian matriarch Kris Jenner recently sat down with Harper's Bazaar and discussed, among other things, how she dealt with her ex-partner Caitlyn ...

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Matthew Gates: Hampton University Welcomes Their First LGBTQ Organization.

On February 4th, 2016, us students at Hampton University received notice that our first LGBTQ organization was approved by administration. We call our organization "Mosaic," an acronym defined as "Motivating Open-minded Social Acceptance and Inspiring Change."

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February Membership Meeting with Commissioner Mary Ann Lindley

The next meeting of the Capital Equality Democratic Caucus will be held on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, at 6:30pm. Our guest speaker will be equality champion and candidate for re-election to Leon County Commission, At-Large, Seat 1, Commissioner Mary Ann Lindley! Come join the fun and learn more about this important race.

The membership meeting will be held at Milano Pizzeria, 1940 North Monroe Street, Tallahassee, and is open to all Democrats.

Grab a friend and join us for an informative and entertaining session! We hope to see you there!

The Amazing Reason Why This Man’s Magazine Cover Made History

The April edition of Men's Health Germany magazine will break fresh ground by featuring transgender fitness model Ben Melzer on its cover.

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