Transgender community

August 16, 2013

Transsexual Separatist Slacktivism Doesn’t Win Legislatively

Call them classic transsexuals or women of operative history; call them true transsexuals or transsexual separatists — whatever you call them, you can also call them […]
April 30, 2013

Why Transgender Activism

I work on LGBT community issues, as well as transgender community issues. I have, and will continue to work with LGB and T activists working on […]
April 28, 2013

I am truly sorry

I know that seeing my name here on Transadvocate might trigger and anger a lot of you or at the very least, surprise you. I hurt […]
February 14, 2013

Take the Trans “Sense of Community” Survey!

Take the survey here For some time, I’ve seen and heard subjective assertions like: I love the trans community! I hate the trans community! There is no […]
August 10, 2011

Black Transpeople’s Burden -The NBJC Report On The NTDS Findings

As I’ve talked about over the last five years on TransGriot, the way a gender transition is experienced for African descended transpeople is vastly different from […]
September 1, 2009

Frank Leaps Transgender Lobbyists in Single Bound

Am I the only one who is a bit puzzled/miffed/baffled by Barney Frank’s insinuation in this exchange: There is another difference from 2007. Frank now has […]
July 9, 2009

Pride 2009: We Yelled, They Screamed. But Did Anyone ‘Hear’ Us?

It was one for the ages. Forty years after Stonewall, to the day (with an additional 12 hours added) ... we found ourselves marching down Fifth Avenue through downtown New York and cutting a path directly through Greenwich Village and right down Christopher Street in front of the Stonewall Inn where the riots – the flashpoint for the organized Gay Rights Movement around the world – began.