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Researchers in Minnesota have found that 2.7% of students in the state identify as transgender or gender-nonconforming. That is a surprisingly high percentage.
I wrote a diary with a very similar title back inSeptember of 2015 about government data collection agencies not counting transgender citizens.
It should not be a surprise that the Trump administration wants to double down on that trend. If they don't count us, they can pretend we don't exist.
I just don't seem to use this word as often as I should.
There is no better example that I can think of than Louie Gohmert of Texas, who Charles Pierce calls the Padishah Emperor of the Crazy People.
Twenty-year-old Bree Holloman admits that she was someplace she shouldn't have been, doing something that she shouldn't have been doing.
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.