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7 ways to be a better ally to transgender women of color

If you don’t know where to start in improving your allyship, use these seven tips to help you navigate how to be a better ally to trans women of color.If there are gaps in your knowledge, it isn't the job of trans women of color to fill them.

Magician takes down argument for anti-trans bathroom laws with a simple trick

Magician takes down argument for anti-trans bathroom laws with a simple trick It's rare that a video can explain a complicated social issue in less than two minutes — but this video comes as close as it gets.Comedian and magician Justin Willman decided to take down ridiculous anti-trans bathroom arguments using a deceptively simple magic trick and some good old fashioned peanut butter and jelly.

Australian trans model Gemma Cowling is a secret social media genius

Australian trans model Gemma Cowling is a secret social media genius ”  Making her runway debut during Adelaide Fashion Festival on Tuesday, Gemma has spoken at length about challenging beauty standards, transitioning, tokenism and role models (her first name is an ode to model Gemma Ward, after all.)  But what she’s failed to mention is that she’s hilarious on social media.

The transgender swimming group that's changing lives

The transgender swimming group that's changing lives The swimming pool is usually a place where the water makes you feel free and safe.Indeed, for a great deal of us, the act of going to a swimming pool is something that involves little thought or anxiety.

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Boy Scouts lifts ban on transgender boys

Boy Scouts lifts ban on transgender boys If you're searching for some hope in the world right now, the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has lifted a ban preventing transgender boys from joining the organization.The change comes after a New Jersey family had sued the Boy Scouts of America in December for kicking out their son because he is transgender.

Moving ACLU video tells the story of a trans teen who could make history

Moving ACLU video tells the story of a trans teen who could make history Gavin Grimm just wants to do something most of us do every day without a second thought: use the bathroom that aligns with his gender.But the 17-year-old needs to get approval from the highest court in the country, and it's a fight two years in the making.

New docuseries shows what life is really like for queer and trans men of color

New docuseries shows what life is really like for queer and trans men of color A new documentary series called Other Boys NYC is highlighting the stories of an often overlooked population — queer and trans men of color.The extensive 50-part series, from global queer media network Slay TV, spotlights 50 different queer men of color from various experiences living in New York City.

Laverne Cox steps up at Grammys to highlight upcoming trans rights case

Laverne Cox steps up at Grammys to highlight upcoming trans rights case While Laverne Cox was only an awards presenter at the Grammys Sunday night, she used those precious seconds to bring attention to an upcoming transgender rights case.To the uninitiated, Grimm is a 17-year-old transgender boy who is facing a legal battle against the school board of Gloucester County, Virginia to let him use the boy's bathroom.

This photo series proves trans people are more than their gender identity

This photo series proves trans people are more than their gender identity The series aims to challenge mainstream media representation of trans lives, and prove that trans people are more than just their experiences with gender.Transilient is created for the community, by the community, featuring portrait-style photos of trans people along with excerpted, unedited interviews with those depicted.