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Guest Post: Why Centering Race in Transgender Advocacy is Key to Equality for All

This Transgender Day of Remembrance, writer and trans advocate Kortney Ryan Ziegler urges the community not to forget that trans people of color still face racism, both from the LGBT and broader community, and other forms of systematic oppression. Kortney was also part of the 2012 GLAAD POC Media Institute.

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Guest Post: Meeting Spiritual Needs on Transgender Day of Remembrance

Barbara Satin shared this reflection as she prepared to commemorate Transgender Day of Remembrance, on November 20. Barbara is the Faith & Work Associate at the Institute for Welcoming Resources at the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.

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What to Watch Tuesday 11/20: American Masters Profiles Hollywood Legend David Geffen

Tonight catch brand new episodes of American Masters: Inventing David Geffen, Emily Owens, M.D., Happy Endings, Go On, Don't Trust the B---- in Apt 23, The New Normal and Underemployed.Read More

Timeline: A Look Back at the History of Transgender Visibility

The final day of Transgender Awareness Week is the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR), an annual observance on November 20 that honors the memory of those whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. Take a look back now at the history of transgender visibility with this timeline of notable events compiled by GLAAD.Read More

November 19, 2012

Disparate Supporters Came Together to Support Marriage Equality

A CNN.com piece looks at the human side of the marriage ballot initiatives in four states this November,

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November 19, 2012

AT&T, Diageo North America, Wells Fargo, Record Number of Others Earn Perfect Scores on HRC Corporate Equality Index

Human Rights Campaign released the eleventh edition of its Corporate Equality Index last week, and the numbers confirm exactly what we've been seeing over the last twelve months - that support for the LGBT community from the business world has never been greater.

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