What Transgender Microaggressions Can Teach Us About Our Friends and Each Other

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Sometimes even those closest to us get it wrong. Here’s what we can learn about getting it right.

These Are The Realities Facing Transgender Youth

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I wanted to scream for a 10-year-old boy, who was so scared to cause pain to his family and receive harassment from his peers, he was willing to lock up his feelings inside of him.

Transgender Dads Have Found Their Voices in the Dads and Families Section

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And you can too. Read their thoughts and ideas here. Join the conversation on our Facebook Page. Submit your own articles. Together, we are raising the bar as to what it takes to be a father.

Dear cis Friend: Why Labeling Another Person cis is Wrong

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Mark Greene believes that unless the term cisgender is used with care, it can do as much damage as good.

Transgender? Yes. Invisible? No.

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About seven or eight years ago, I forget exactly when, I made a declaration. And then I realized that declarations are not destiny.

Brain Sex: Gender, Sexuality and Cultural Roles

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Neuroscience teaches us what it means to be human.

The Greatest Love Story of All

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Jacqueline Stone is in the business of love, but that’s not why she’s hoping that as we let our judgments slip away we’ll find a new call to romance.

I’m A Transgender Woman, But Still Her Father

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Christine Connelly shares how family turned against her when she changed gender.

The Coming Out Books Don’t Prepare You For This

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When Mitch Kellaway came out to his girlfriend, he hoped for support. He didn’t imagine what she would actually be willing to do for him.

Talking To Kids About Transgender Awareness

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Susan Goldberg on how to have a conversation about transgender folks.

There’s a New Trend in Town and We Need You to Write About It

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Getty Images gives us a Visual Trends webinar called #GenderBlend2015 and we want YOU to give us your views.

What You Need to Know About Anti-Trans Bathroom Bills

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Bills filed in three states could make these pictures a reality.

Why ‘LGB’ and ‘T’ Belong Together

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Brynn Tannehill explores what the ‘LGB’ and ‘T’ have in common, and why it’s important that they work together for the good of everyone.

They Loved Their Son So Much, They Killed Their Daughter: a Requiem for Leelah

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The death of transgender teen Leelah Alcorn has stunned America and leaves many questions. Writer Rob Watson compares the reaction to that of the slain Matthew Shepard, and pays tribute to a young life, gone too soon.

What Is Gender?

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A 1-minute video that explains the difference between gender and biological sex.

No Masks Allowed: Dating When Your Teen Is Transgender

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For Mary J. Moss, watching her transgender son start to date has taught her than she, too, can take of her masks.