Transgender & Intersex: Recently Filed

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Trans Woman Misgendered by Family at Funeral

Filed by John M. Becker | November 24, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Friends of Jennifer Gable, a deceased transgender woman in Idaho, were horrified when they attended her funeral and saw her in an open casket, but presented as a man.Read More


Transgender Day of Remembrance 2014 [Open Thread]

Filed by John M. Becker | November 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Today we observe the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, where we honor and remember victims of anti-trans violence who we've lost in the last year. Who are you remembering today?Read More

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Why Aren't More Trans* People Accessing Health Care?

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 19, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

If true access is to be achieved, the medical community must begin to move away from its dependence on male and female gender indicators and address the needs of the entire gender spectrum.Read More

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GOP Congresswoman Opens Up About Transgender Son

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | November 19, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Florida GOP Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen opened up about her transgender son, whom she loves and supports. Hopefully her choice will begin to change the conversation legislatively.Read More

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Reflections on Transgender Day of Remembrance, 2014

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 18, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Transgender people are coming out, and we are recognized and empowered, but when we come out, we are also more visible -- and for some, that makes them more vulnerable.Read More