- Al Jazeera via Yahoo Maktoob NewsFeb 06 07:11 AM
Activists celebrate case allowing transgender man to change official papers and hope it will help ease discrimination.
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsFeb 03 10:09 AM
Controversy over a transgender Girl Scout selling cookies has led to national media discussion over the harms of bullying. Nine-year-old Stormi, who identifies as transgender and joined a local Girl Scout troop last fall, decided to sell Girl Scout cookies as part of troop activities, Buzzfeed reported. Stormi has been part of the foster child program in Illinois for three years and hoped to ...
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsFeb 03 01:14 PM
One door closed, and hundreds more opened for a 9-year-old Girl Scout who was turned away while selling cookies. Three blocks from home, Stormi, who is transgender, knocked on a door in Herrin, Ill., ready to make her pitch. “It made me sad,” Stormi told BuzzFeed News.
- San Antonio Express-NewsFeb 05 11:59 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A change in Texas prison system policy means transgender inmates who hadn't started hormone therapy before incarceration can do so behind bars if they go through a thorough process to confirm the diagnosis. "Offenders are prescribed hormone therapy only after going through a rigorous process that includes being reviewed by a gender dysphoria specialist, an endocrinologist ...
Updated: Transgender Texas prison inmates can st... - Albuquerque Journal
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsFeb 03 05:27 PM
The Girl Scouts promise to teach children self-worth. For Stormi, a 9-year-old Girl Scout in Herrin, Ill., that lesson came about despite an unfriendly neighbor. Kim moved Stormi’s cookie sales to an online portal hosted by Girl Scouts of the USA.
- The Christian Science MonitorFeb 03 11:11 AM
Controversy broke out this week after someone refused to buy cookies from a transgender Girl Scout, prompting support – and cookie requests – from around the country.
Bullied transgender Girl Scout sparks widespread... - The Christian Science Monitor
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- The Christian Science MonitorFeb 03 05:31 PM
An outpouring of support for a transgender Girl Scout in Illinois last month illustrates the different ways Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts are handling LGBT issues.
- ABC Action News Tampa BayFeb 04 04:03 PM
A Hernando County man is asking the world to help raise fund to help him complete his transformation.
- The Huffington PostFeb 05 10:27 AM
As you might expect, you get some varied responses when you tell people you're transgender. Affirmations, degradations and everything in between, save for perhaps indifference. I have yet to find anyone who doesn't care one way or the other. One reaction, however, perplexes me more than any other, and it's one of the kinder ones: Sympathy. "I weep for you when I try to imagine the pain you've ...
10 Words Transgender People Want You to Know (Bu... - The Advocate
UK 'long way' from transgender equality - BBC News
“Accept transgender’s application for job” - The Hindu
- Seattle TimesFeb 05 05:04 PM
Washington’s legislators don’t have to imagine if public accommodation protections for transgender people result in an uptick of men stalking women in public bathrooms. Just ask other cities with similar protections.
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