Snapchat's Gender-Swapping Photo Filters Can Result in Real Transphobia
"There’s a fine line between encouraging people to take gender less seriously and not considering trans realities."
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Presenting as Non-Binary Changed My Dating Life Completely
Staying true to my femme gender non-conforming identity has definitely made relationships more complicated.
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I Did Sex Work to Make Money—and Find Real Intimacy With Men
One in eight trans women have done sex work as a source of income; one in five, for food or shelter. Some of us have looked for real human connection there, too.
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These LGBTQ Activists Don’t Want Queer and Trans People Serving in the Military
While the trans military ban has spurred a flurry of media coverage in support of trans troops, these activists still believe the military has no respect for human rights.
Why We Created a Gender-Inclusive Stock Photo Library
The Gender Spectrum Collection is a stock photo library featuring trans and non-binary models that aims to help media better represent members of these communities.
LGBTQ People Are Furious at This Queer Center for Hosting a Right-Wing Event
A campaign to get LGBTQ people to leave the Democratic Party is coming to a prominent New York community center, causing major uproar.
A Husband Comes Out as Trans; a Couple Explains What Came Next
"There was a very small chance we'd make it through it, but here we are a year-and-a-half later."
The Canadian YouTuber Headed for the World’s Largest Trans Beauty Pageant
After being “100 percent transparent” about her transition on YouTube, Julie Vu is taking her trans advocacy to Thailand.
I Took Someone Who's Never Watched Porn to a Porn Film Festival
My friend Kira has gone 18 years without ever watching porn.
What I Learned from the Depression After My Transition
Though I wouldn't change a thing, transitioning presented problems I never expected.
How to Respond to Your Ignorant Coworker’s Microaggressions
Unintentional biases wear away at your self esteem. Here are some strategies for curtailing unwelcome and discriminatory comments from coworkers—whether they are directed at you or someone else.
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Canada Is Not Safe from Donald Trump’s Attacks on Transgender Human Rights
There is reason to be concerned Canada’s conservatives could look to the south to find a convenient social issue to run on.