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GLAAD observes Transgender Day of Remembrance #TDoR

GLAAD today joins organizers of the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDoR) to memorialize those who lost their lives due to anti-transgender violence and to raise public awareness around increasing rates of violence facing transgender people. Read More

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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