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10 Gender Identities Beyond Male and Female

This is a fairly good, quick, succinct rundown of gender identities. There may be some disagreement about who falls under the term “transgender,” which is the last category discussed. According to this video; cross dressers, drag kings and drag queens … Continue reading

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Reflections on The Transgender Day of Remembrance

Today is Transgender Day of Remembrance. A day each year when we pause to remember all those lost to violence. The sad truth is that this year there have been more lives lost than in any previous year that has … Continue reading

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My New Skin | Transgender Women Share Their Story | MOOVZ

More info: https://blog.moovz.com/mynewskin/

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M or F (or Neither)

A video that looks at the lives of trans men and women as well as non-binary gender identified peoples. Here’s the description: *TRIGGER WARNING: Suicide is mentioned in this film* M or F is a documentary that promotes the visibility … Continue reading

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Lou Reed – Walk On The Wild Side – In Memory of Holly Woodlawn

This video features the trans women that inspired this song including Holly Woodlawn who just passed away. Here’s the story of her passing: R.I.P. Holly Woodlawn, Warhol superstar and Lou Reed’s muse Holly Woodlawn, a pioneering trans entertainer who rose … Continue reading

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World AIDS Day – Transgender Women Face Many Issues

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World AIDS Day – Sex Workers and HIV/AIDS

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New surgery could allow trans women to give birth within five years – Gay Star News

A new, potentially amazing medical breakthrough may allow trans women to conceive children. Here’s the story by Joe Morgan from Gay Star News… A new surgery could allow trans women to give birth to children within five years. Last week, … Continue reading

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Trans Awareness Month Celebrated By National LGBTQ Taskforce

This is Trans Awareness Month here at Fairy JerBear’s blog. Elsewhere it is known as Transgender Awareness Month but I thought Trans was more inclusive of both binary and non-binary trans communities. Anyway, to mark November being Trans/Transgender Awareness Month, … Continue reading

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Identity: In & Beyond The Binary – Documentary (Full Movie)

Trans, Genderqueer, Butch, Femme and Queer people share their experiences with gender identity in this 60 minute documentary by Dave Naz. The film addresses topics from hormones to employment to growing up, “Identity” is a series of enlightening and heartfelt … Continue reading

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Gender Is Like A Rainbow – It Comes in Many Colors, Shades and Hues!

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Using Social Media To Wipe Out Transphobia

Some of Wipe Out Transphobia’s Social Media campaign’s graphics/posters:

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About W.O.T – Wipe Out Transphobia

I am excited to introduce an organization that is out to “Wipe Out Transphobia.” The organization is a much needed antidote to the persistent, often rabid transphobia that permeates large swathes of social media. Here’s a little about the group: … Continue reading

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Op-Ed: Transgender Remains a Confusing Concept

Here is an excellent Op-Ed on gender identity and being trans. It was written for the general public which has limited or misleading information about trans identities. It was written by Brighid Kleinman, Jennifer L. Price and Cay Shawler of … Continue reading

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LGBT Rights Organizations Join Amnesty International in Call to Decriminalize Sex Work | Transgender Law Center

For a good chunk of my professional career I worked with marginalized people at risk for HIV/STD and Viral Hepatitis infection. I also worked with and befriended people with HIV/AIDS in the days when people with AIDS were at great … Continue reading

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Important! Two transgender murders, one city: US fails to track new ‘state of emergency’

The Guardian reports on the multiple tragedies of the murder of trans women, including a newly discovered case. This article by Zach Stafford is one of the best articles on these tragedies I have read. Continue reading this article by … Continue reading

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Albuquerque, NM Participates In Nationwide Day of Action – Tuesday, August 25, 2015 #BlackTransLivesMatter #TransWomenOfColorAreStrong

“I am committed to trans liberation! When 5 black transgender women are murdered in one week, my life and the lives of ones I love are at stake!” – Riley Golightly TRANS LIBERATION NOW! Join us Tuesday August 25th @ … Continue reading

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Highly Recommended: These 59 people are the face of trans Britain today | Gay Star News

A beautiful collection of photos celebrating the notion that #TransIsBeautiful. Here’s the introduction and 3 of the many photos from Gay Star News which you can see by following the link… British trans people have faced down mockery, prejudice and … Continue reading

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Transgender woman killed after being run over multiple times – KCTV5

Not again! From KCTV5… Police say Tamara Dominguez was killed in what may have been a hate crime. Authorities say it’s too early to say that for sure, but they do know Dominguez was killed in a savage early morning … Continue reading

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HER STORY official trailer

Another trans themed series coming thix Fall. From the official blurb: Coming this fall 2015, Her Story is a new-media series that looks inside the dating lives of trans & queer women as they navigate the intersections of desire & … Continue reading

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