Topics :: transgender issues
Many discussions at the Fifth Annual Transgender Medical Symposium in Fort Lauderdale focused on the difficulties that transgender people face. These difficulties include body image, discrimination, and harassment.
Fort Lauderdale hosted the Fifth Annual Transgender Medical Symposium from May 14 to May 15, 2015. This three-part series recaps some of the major issues the symposium addressed.
When Pembroke Pines City Commissioner Angelo Castillo posted on Facebook that he had made the decision to remain a man, he probably didn't realize his self-described satirical message would end up going viral.
Trans people still have a long way to go when compared to the gay, lesbian and bisexual community.
A state bill that would ensure transgender foster youth are placed in welcoming and affirming homes passed out of its first legislative committee this week.
A California group long opposed to LGBT rights has introduced a ballot measure that would legislate which public restrooms transgender people could use.
Trans men and women struggle with the medical and other costs of their transition so they can physically present themselves, not as the gender they were born into, but as the gender with which they identify.
On Transgender Day of Visibility, The Jim Collins Foundation (JCF) funds gender-affirming surgeries with 2015 grants.
On March 27-28, transgender and gender nonconforming leaders from across the country will gather in Chicago to connect across regions, share solutions, and build upon national strategies that address the physical and structural violence transgenders face
Legislation that would protect transgender New Yorkers from discrimination in housing, employment and education is getting a renewed push.