International Transgender Day of Remembrance

International Transgender Day of Remembrance, which occurs annually on November 20, is a day to memorialize those who have been murdered as a result of transphobia and to bring attention to the continued violence endured by the transgender community. The Transgender Day of Remembrance was founded in 1999 by Gwendolyn Ann Smith, a trans woman, to memorialize the murder of Rita Hester in Allston, Massachusetts. Since its inception, TDoR has been...

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My New Book is Here!

My New Book is Here!

RAISING THE TRANSGENDER CHILD Over the past year I’ve been working with a colleague Alisa Bowman who is an advocate for transgender children and a professional writer and ghostwriter who has penned more than thirty titles, including seven New York Times bestsellers. As a journalist, she has written for many national outlets, including Reader’s Digest, Prevention, Parents, Family Circle and the parenting section of Today.com. Together...

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Raising The Transgender Child

Review “Raising the Transgender Child is an essential ‘how to’ guide for any parent or guardian of a gender fluid or transgender child. I will continue to reference this book with each new stage in Ryland’s young life. I am grateful for the tips and insight when it comes to how to best navigate the financial burden of hormones, school pushback regarding bathrooms, resistance from friends or family, finding an affirming...

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The Daily Show is Handling Business

The Daily Show is Handling Business

There are some people who get it. Some people who really get it. Trevor Noah and Jessica Williams of the Daily Show are just those people. In an entire 3 segment show, they made sure to discuss the phenomenon of the transgender bathroom bills being passed in some southern states. Watch the video or read the transcript below. Jessica Williams Talks with Gordon Klingenschmitt JESSICA WILLIAMS: Because of discrimination and profiling, at least...

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Fun Facts!

Never before has there been such a consolidated effort to support transgender rights. As we all know, North Carolina is pulling some crazy maneuvering, trying to get transgender people banned from bathrooms that match their gender identity. Huge companies like Paypal are pulling the plug on their involvement with the state. This goes alongside the many other corporations that are expressing their disdain and disapproval of the discriminational...

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