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Fox News psychiatrist Keith Ablow rants against California's law protecting trans students
In a recent article from Dr. Keith Ablow, the Fox News-affiliated psychiatrist takes on California's newly enacted non-discrimination law protecting transgender students, AB 1266.
#BecauseOfCeCe: Twitter users share what they learned from CeCe McDonald
Nominations for the Trans 100 close this week—submit yours now!
We Happy Trans and This Is HOW are collecting nominations for the second annual Trans 100 list paying tribute to trans people and their positive, extraordinary advocacy. Make your voice heard and let them know who should be honored this year! Nominations close on Wednesday, January 15, at 12:00 am (midnight) PST.
Chris Christie to trans people: No birth certificates without surgery
In addition to the recent "Bridgegate," he vetoed a bill today that would have allowed transgender residents of New Jersey to receive updated birth certificates accurately reflecting their gender identity, rather than their assigned gender.
Transgender equality & 'ex-gay' therapy ban priority for Maryland legislators
Banning discrimination based on gender identity and expression and so-called “ex-gay” conversion therapy to minors are the top priorities for Maryland LGBT advocates during the 2014 legislative session.