Category Archives: Transgender

Transgender Travelers and New TSA Policies

The National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) has a great resource entitled What Travelers Need to Know. There is a wealth of information regarding how the new TSA policies impact transgender travelers. Continue reading

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TSA Screenings and Trauma Survivors

TSA enhanced screening measures may trigger trauma survivors and negatively impact many travelers. Continue reading

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Chicago Remembers: Transgender Day of Remembrance

Chicago is holding a Transgender Day of Remembrance event today, November 18, 2010 Continue reading

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Transgender Remembrance Week: Transforming the Pain

Made for Flight is a Transgender youth and ally empowerment project designed to celebrate and honor transgender individuals who have been murdered because of discrimination and hate. Continue reading

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National Coming Out Day

Whether you’re lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or not, be proud of who you are and your support for LGBT equality this Coming Out Day! Continue reading

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