Category: Transgender

Federal judge: Military must allow trans people to serve

Federal judge: Military must allow trans people to serve

On Nov. 27 the American Military Partner Association (AMPA), the nation’s largest organization of LGBT military spouses and their families, responded to a federal judge’s ruling that the military must move forward with previous...

Building Nests: Training increases mental health, medical support for Trans, Gender-Expansive Youth

Building Nests: Training increases mental health, medical support for Trans, Gender-Expansive Youth

By Rowan Collins Mental health and medical professionals and students joined together on Oct. 21 to build capacity for the assessment, treatment, and support of trans and gender-expansive young people in the Rochester area....

Trans Day of Remembrance observances set for Nov. 19, 20

Trans Day of Remembrance observances set for Nov. 19, 20

Two Transgender Day of Remembrance vigils and candlelight services will take place on Sunday, Nov. 19 at MLK Jr. Memorial Lodge at Manhattan Square Park, 2-4 p.m., and Monday, Nov. 20 at Trillium Health,...

Danica Roem becomes first out trans state legislator

Danica Roem becomes first out trans state legislator

Virginia House of Delegates candidate Danica Roem will become the first out transgender person to win and serve in a state legislature – and the only out trans state legislator in the entire United...

UCLA Report: Trans people and suicidal ideation

UCLA Report: Trans people and suicidal ideation

According to Trudy Ring on The Advocate: new report on the health of transgender Californians provides further evidence of the challenges trans people face, including their extremely high risk of suicide. Twenty-two percent of...