News that impacts the transgender community, from transphobic news coverage to positive and uplifting personal stories
Department of Justice launches nationwide training to better serve trans community
The US Department of Justice trained law enforcement officers in best practices for serving the transgender community, for the first time ever, last week. Similar trainings will take place for local police departments throughout the country.
How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Determination and talent. Q&A with Tona Brown
Tona Brown is nearly halfway to her $3500 goal to be able to be the first African-American violinist to perform at Carnegie Hall. GLAAD had a conversation with Tona, asking her about her love of music, her advocacy for African-American and transgender musicians, and what she is doing after her historic performance.
Log onto Google+ to hear more about Transgender Day of Visibility, Trans 100, and Trans*H4ck
The leaders of the International Transgender Day of Visibility, the newly announced Trans 100 list, and the tech-themed Trans*H4ck will be talking about the last week's events on Google+ at 1:00 PM ET today.
Gender Proud launches on International Transgender Day of Visibility
Gender Proud launched on International Transgender Day of Visibility. Gender Proud is an advocacy organization working to create a universal right to change one's gender marker without having to undergo any surgeries that may not be wanted or necessary for an individual's transgender identity.
International Transgender Day of Visibility: Looking at positive images of trans people
Today is International Transgender Day of Visibility, and it couldn't be coming at a better time. The day is about elevating the recognition With transgender visibility on the rise, it's a good time to take a look at what is happening in the transgender world.
For International Transgender Day of Visibility, TED talks about how to give transgender people proper visibility
Geena Rocero made history when she presented her TED talk and came out as a transgender woman.
Snapshots: Black Trans Advocacy Award, combatting criminalization of HIV, Trans 100, and more
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