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The TSA has released a new video which it claims is guidance for transgender passengers about screenings at airport security.
The TSA claims it is for our "comfort and awareness."
That’s the TSA’s way of saying it recognizes that transgender travelers “have questions and concerns” when it comes to screening procedures.
Ensure the information on your boarding pass matches your government issued ID.
You know, I have never noticed a gender marker on a boarding pass.
Analysis of the 2015 US Transgender Survey has revealed that Michigan is not such a good place for transgender people to live. That survey was the largest ever conducted that concerned transgender people, drawing 27715 respondents, 894 of whom were Michigan residents.
Seventy-nine percent of transgender Michigan residents reported being mistreated (verbal harassment, physical assault, or sexual assault) between kindergarten and 12th grade.
These are not individual problems. This is a statewide problem.
Hallmark has been providing cards for LGBTQIA people for some time now.
But someone has noticed that they are now selling cards to celebrate a trans person's transition.
YouGov has published a new survey about the conditions in which transgender people live.
Twenty-four percent of American adults think being transgender is a mental disease. Fort-seven percent think being transgender is a choice.
Gender may be the earliest identity and social category to emerge in development, research suggests, and acquiring knowledge about one's gender is considered a critical part of early childhood development. In one of the first examinations of early gender development among transgender preschoolers, a new study has found that these children were just as likely as nontransgender children to have preferences associated with their gender, and to have as strong and clear a sense of their gender identity.
I would not have my concerns alleviated by this video if I happened to identify as non-binary.
The agency, which has come under fire for invasive screening procedures in the past, plans to post a series of informational videos focused on helping passengers with special needs.
Rotterdam is a play written by Jon Brittain and directed by Donnacadh O'Brien.
It’s Rotterdam on New Year’s Eve and English expat Alice (Alice McCarthy) is at last about to tell her parents that she’s gay qnd in a longterm relationship with Fiona (Anna Martine Freeman).
GLAAD has published Accelerating Acceptance 2017.
Millennials are significantly more likely than older generations to identify as LGBTQ and to be allies of the community, according to the survey.
I am somewhat frequently asked to react to articles that other people have encountered somewhere. Today's instance of this is Before European Christians Forced Gender Roles, Native Americans Acknowledged 5 Genders, which was published in The Indigenous American.
When I write about the plight of transgender kids, it is not unusual to encounter a comment or two from people who think it necessary to share their opinion that it is impossible for a child younger than 5 to know his gender.
It is also not unusual to encounter articles by people with little to no experience working with transgender kids expressing the same or similar opinion.