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Kyler Prescott’s Profound Poem About Identity

In 2015, 14-year-old transgender boy, Kyler Prescott, aged 14 was found dead in his bedroom at his family home in Sa Diego. Kyler was born biologically female but only felt

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Ignorant interviewer slammed for unprofessional attitude toward Ghana’s ‘first’ transgender female

A host has been criticised for her unprofessional behaviour during an interview with Ghana’s ‘first’ transgender woman, posted on social media last Saturday (Jan 13). Published by web publication, Brutally

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A court orders these 16 countries to make same-sex marriage legal

A number of Latin American countries do not allow same-sex marriage. However, that trend is changing. A Latin American human rights court said Tuesday that countries in the region should

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“Change begins with finding your voice.” Barack Obama gives an inspiring response to transgender activist’s question

A transgender activist had just one question for President Barack Obama – and the former leader of the free world delivered. The event in New Delhi saw Obama, whose presidency

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Rihanna: “Transgender people are not a marketing tool.”

Rihanna has never been shy of speaking her mind and her latest views, on the status of transgender models, have been widely praised on social media. The singer was asked

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Grindr is no longer ‘men-only’ as update adds support for women and trans people

Grindr has added options to cater for women and transgender people as well as gay men. The hook-up app, which has traditionally been for gay men, rolled out the changes

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Dear Gay Men, Our Trans Advocacy Sucks. We Need To Do Better

Originally published on intomore.com Last week was Trans Awareness Week, a time for the spreading of transgender support and information that ends with a reminder of their humanity on Trans

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Judge Blocks Donald Trump’s Transgender Military Ban

A U.S. District Court judge has blocked President Trump’s decision to bar transgender people from serving in the military. The policy appeared “not genuinely based on legitimate concerns regarding military

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Ryan Murphy Assembles Largest Transgender Cast Ever For Scripted Series In Latest Drama ‘Pose’

Ryan Murphy is making TV history with his latest FX drama, Pose, assembling the largest cast of transgender actors in series regular roles ever for a scripted series. The five

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Playboy debuts its first transgender Playmate, French model Ines Rau

Playboy has made history this month by featuring its first-ever transgender Playmate. The November 2017 Playmate is Ines Rau, well known as a fashion model with past credits including Balmain