Being Trans In America Was Already Scary. Now It’s Terrifying.

By Robin Carver, Otherwords.org -

A new federal order wouldn't just deny civil rights protections to trans people. It would deny we exist altogether. I’m a trans woman, and I’m terrified. Already, on any given afternoon, I’m [...]

Protest Against Trump’s Transgender Military Service Ban

By Hayley Miller, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Hayley Miller for The Huffington Post - New Yorkers came out in droves Wednesday to protest President Donald Trump’s seemingly sudden decision to ban transgender people from serving in the [...]

President Trump Cruelly Threatens Trans Service Members With Rank Discrimination

By Chase Strangio, www.aclu.org -

By Chase Strangio for ACLU - Apparently that extensive work over many years and across many areas of expertise was reversed in a matter of minutes — over Twitter. Indeed, contrary to Trump’s [...]

Barriers To Changing Legal Names And Gender Markers In Prison

By Victoria Law, www.truth-out.org -

By Victoria Law for Truthout - During her 30 years in California's prison system, Cookie Bivens has seen numerous trans women attempt to change their name and gender marker while incarcerated. [...]

Climate Activism: Erasure Of Queer & Trans* People Of Color

By Ceci Pineda, www.bluestockingsmag.com -

There is a dangerous silence around the impacts of climate change on our communities within academia, the climate movement, and even our own work to confront violence in our communities. In [...]