September 15, 2014

An intersex perspective on the trans, intersex and TERF communities

Are Trans Communities Losing Intersex Allies in the TERF Wars? By Cary Gabriel Costello, PhD Recently I spent several days in a public internet group for […]
March 10, 2014

Ask Matt: Changing My Friends’ Perception of My Gender

A reader writes: “I recently started college, and I quickly came to the realization that I am transgender. I have been transitioning every way but physically […]
February 19, 2014

Trans medical care = mutilation?

A reader writes: I was wondering if it would be possible to open a discussion seeking articulation explaining why and how surgical alteration is different from […]
February 18, 2014

Trans medical treatment and faith

A reader writes: I am trans but also religious. Although I live as a woman, I was born with boy parts. In my opinion, to have […]
February 5, 2014

Trans Etiquette: When is a Compliment Not a Compliment?

By Matt Kailey It’s not tough to compliment trans people. Like anyone else, we like to be told that we look nice, or that you love […]
January 8, 2014

Ask Matt: Can a Gay Man Love a Trans Woman?

By Matt Kailey A reader writes: “I am a gay man and have no doubts really about that. I was late in coming out after being […]
December 19, 2013

Ask Matt: Coming Out About My Trans Partner at Christmas

By Matt Kailey A reader writes: “I’m a non-transgender pansexual woman who has been dating my friend, a male-to-female transgender person, for a few months. “I’ve […]
November 13, 2013

Ask Matt: Coming Out as Trans after Coming Out as Gay

A reader writes: “I am a 39-year-old gay male. Ever since high school, I have geared being more like a female. It was tough when I […]
October 14, 2013

Ask Matt: Would a Genderless World Affect Transition?

A reader writes: “I’ve been thinking about gender roles and how most of them are created and imposed by society. I believe our behaviour could be […]