Families can come in all configurations, including adoptive or foster parents, grandparents, extended family, mentors, or one’s chosen family made up of close friends.
"My daughter is six years old. She transitioned, which means she changed her outward appearance from male to female and started living full time as her true gender, when she was four. Until that point she was quite a rough and tumble little boy …
Morgan Darby shares information about the activities taking place that Tween Camp at the upcoming Gender Spectrum Conference.
"There were moments my brother and I would strategize on how one of us would ask for the “girl” toy. The one who asked would have to deal with the awkward stare from the employee and deal with internal feelings of breaking some unspoken rule."
From Siberia to Ethiopia, cultures that recognize more than two genders have existed for centuries.
On nearly every continent, and for all of recorded history, thriving cultures have recognized, revered, and integrated more than two genders. This wonderful map from PBS shows gender across the globe.
By Emma McGowanLast week, Laverne Cox made history as the first trans woman to grace the cover of TIME magazine. While the full article – titled “The Transgender Tipping Point” –…
Actress Laverne Cox, from Orange is the New Black, recently advised a young six-year-old on how to handle bullying. “You’re perfect just the way you are and you’re amazing. I was bullied too; I was bullied and I was called all kinds of names and now I’m a big TV star!”
Coverage of Kelly’s son Jay coming out as trans has been filled with ignorant mischaracterizations.
We’ve previously discussed that some media outlets have the opportunity to improve their language choices when covering transgender issues. TakePart shares their thoughts and recommendations based on recent news coverage of Jay Kelly.