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January 2, 2015

As #LeelahAlcorn’s mom talks to CNN, Leelah’s Reddit posts come back to haunt her

TW: Bullying, Suicide, Cutting | While her mom talks to CNN to profess her love and support, Leelah’s Reddit posts paint a homelife defined by bullying […]
November 21, 2014

Family Matters

November 20, 2014

Trans people have 99 problems, and Facebook is just one

A personal reflection on the abuse of weaponization of Facebook’s “Real Name” Policy By Emmagene Cronin I woke up Monday morning, the first day of Trans Awareness Week, […]
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 […]
December 20, 2013

A Big Win in the USA: Stating the bleedin’ obvious

By Zoe Brain NCD 140.3, Transsexual Surgery Docket No. A-13-47 NCD Ruling No. 2 December 2, 2013 BOARD RULING THAT NCD RECORD IS NOT COMPLETE AND […]
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 […]
August 30, 2013

Ask Matt: Coming Out at Home and at School

A reader writes: “I am a 16-year-old transman. According to my mom, I am much too young to consider myself a transman, and that this isn’t […]