J Mase III: Hell Y’all Ain’t Talmbout: An Epic Response to Trans Erasure [Audio]

While many have praised Monae as creating a song for the current movement, many in the black trans community have noticed a glaring mistake in the selection of names uplifted in her piece, which was created to highlight the black victims of state violence.

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Andrew Gelwicks: Making of a Style Icon: The Stylist Behind Laverne Cox’s Fashion

"I knew that styling Laverne Cox came with more responsibility than just vanity. She inspires people simply by what she is wearing. And then she speaks and inspires them more. I understand and take my responsibility very seriously. I know eyes are on Laverne from all over the world."

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Matthew Ebert: Je Suis Rentboy.com

I join Lambda Legal Defense, the National Center for Lesbian Rights, the National LGBTQ Task Force, and activists like Justin Vivian Bond and Peter Staley who all support Rentboy.com. Mostly, I support the rent boys themselves--I stand with sex worker.

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Suzanne DeWitt Hall: Our Bigender God

My wife and I have been thinking a lot about gender lately. An article my daughter posted pointed out the layers of complexity of the issue which Caitlyn Jenner brought to America's door step.

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Caitlyn Jenner Explains How She Wants A Guy To Treat Her

Jennifer Boylan gives Caitlyn Jenner a lesson in the "normalcy" of trans women during a discussion about relationships in an upcoming episod...

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Caitlyn Jenner: Caitlyn Jenner Reveals Where She Keeps Her Olympic Gold Medal.. And Why

My gold medal is my most-prized possession -- I'm so proud of it. However, I never wanted my kids to feel like they had to have a gold medal in order to be considered a success... so I haven't displayed my medal. Here's where it currently lives...

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Kelsie Brynn Jones: Stonewall: A Journey to the Past to Create a Future

The depiction of events at Stonewall in Emmerich's portrayal serves to add to the myriad of other productions and narratives which have sought to incorrectly portray Stonewall as a white gay male party -- and furthers the harmful view that transgender is a new phenomena.

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More Transgender Actors Are Wanted, But Will Hollywood Listen?

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Darya Teesewell: Hollywood "Takes Care of Its Own," Unless You Are Trans, Part 2

Hollywood is exploiting us while considering us unfit for trans-specific health coverage.

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New York Legal Assistance Group: Gender Indentity & Justice for Transgender People

By Ez Cukor, Staff Attorney, New York City Commission on Human Rights and formerly a Harvard Law School Irving R. Kaufman Fellow at the New York Legal...

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