Diana Tourjée

Money

'Trans-Friendly' Company Policies Are Not Helping Unemployed Trans People

Even with a record-setting number of "trans-inclusive" companies in the U.S., transgender people are still disproportionately underemployed.
Diana Tourjée
3 days ago
transgender

Straight Men Are Part of The Trans Community

It might be unsettling to imagine cis men as any part of the trans community. But here's why we should.
Diana Tourjée
12.9.19
transgender day of remembrance

His Trans Sister Was Murdered, Then His Other Sister, Then His Mother

Mikal is only 23. He's lost five trans women in his life to violence.
Diana Tourjée
11.20.19
Sex

My Hot Trans Girl Summer From Hell

After a life-shattering break up, I tried to find a new, stronger version of myself in sex. Instead, I got caught in a culture of male shame and discretion.
Diana Tourjée
10.2.19
LGBTQ

The UK Insists: If You Give Birth You're a Mother, Even If You're a Man

After Freddy McConnell, a trans man, gave birth, the U.K. government insisted that even though he is legally a man, he must be listed as the child's mother. Do we need to explain why that's dumb?
Diana Tourjée
9.30.19
LGBTQ

12 Reasons It Should Be Illegal for Doctors Not to Treat Trans People

"I could be denied critical, necessary, and immediate medical care that could leave me permanently injured or even dead."
Diana Tourjée
8.6.19
transgender

The Supreme Court Will Decide Whether You Can Be Fired For Not Being Girly Enough

Aimee Stephens was fired because her employer felt trans women weren't feminine enough. If she loses her Supreme Court case, all women could have their rights rolled way back.
Diana Tourjée
8.5.19

What Happens When Your Girlfriend Finds Out You're into Trans Women

When cis women find out the men they love are also attracted to trans women, their reactions can be devastating.
Diana Tourjée
8.2.19
LGBTQ

The Killing of Trans Women Is Inseparable from Black Lives Matter

We know of 12 trans people murdered this year. All of them have been Black women.
Diana Tourjée
7.25.19
LGBTQ

In 26 States, You Can Still Get Fired for Being Trans

Half of LGBTQ Americans live in states where they're at risk of being fired for their identity.
Diana Tourjée
7.19.19
LGBTQ

Berkeley's Effort to Abolish Gender Is Chaotic and Fabulous

The city is replacing all gendered language—including "man hole" and "fraternity"—with new terms.
Diana Tourjée
7.18.19
LGBTQ

Straight Men Recall the First Time They Were Attracted to a Trans Woman

Tons of men are into trans girls, they just don't admit it.
Diana Tourjée
7.18.19
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