Questions You Shouldn’t Your Ask Trans Friends – Answered!

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Don’t be rude to people, instead just watch this video.

On Being a Queer Prodigal Son of Appalachia

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Thomas J West III recalls growing up in a town that was not accepting of who he was.

Mom, Dad, I’m Not a Lesbian

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Gay-friendly does not always mean trans-friendly, which made his second coming-out hard for Jude.

Aydian Dowling Recreated More Iconic Photos Of Famous Hot Men

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Aydian Dowling is making headlines as he brings attention to the transgender community in a comical yet purposeful manner.

Why Traditional Manhood is Killing Us

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How men define manhood can mean the difference between a good life or a lonely death.

How Bruce Jenner’s Story Allowed Me To Finally See My Own

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In a society where gender identity is black and white, Bruce Jenner helped me define my gray.

Transgender: 7 Things We Know For Sure

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When Bruce Jenner came out as transgender, a national conversation was started.

Sex, Gender, And Manhood: Lessons From Bruce Jenner’s Coming Out

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What we can learn from Bruce Jenner’s coming out and where we’re headed as a society regarding our transgender friends and family.

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.

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.