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.

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.

6 Reasons ‘In Touch’ Magazine’s Bruce Jenner Cover Will Horrify You

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Excuse me, In Touch Weekly, but I think you dropped your ethics. Oh, and I could do a better photoshop job in MS Paint.

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.

Loving a Transgender Person IS a Revolutionary Act

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How can we love ourselves enough to live, when our environment tells us that nothing in creation could love a transgender person?

Brazilian Students Skirt Around Discriminatory Dress Code

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Looking for human rights advocates? Brazilian students are there!

The Hypocrisy of Pro-Slur Crybabies

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Larry Womack wants you to consider a few things before you claim the right to use a slur.

“Name-calling is lazy & the refuge of the uninformed and prejudiced”

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Stop Calling Ann Coulter Names. Seriously.

Stop Calling Ann Coulter Names. Seriously.

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You’re not hurting Ann Coulter by calling her transphobic names. But you are hurting somebody… Erin Nanasi explains.

The Most Transphobic Thing That Ever Happened…

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Oliver Lee Bateman examines one of the most transphobic moments in television history.

Gay Dudes, Can You Just Not?

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Parker Marie Molloy would like to remind the guys that throwing around the word “tranny” is right up there with throwing around the word _____.

Her Name is Elizabeth. It Used to Be Edward.

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JJ Vincent hopes that one day, the stigma the surrounds dating transwomen will be a thing of the past.

I Almost Witnessed a Hate Crime

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“I am a person of color and I am gay, and I live within a LGBTQ community that seems to not be able to reconcile that.”

What Real Men Talk About

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Justin Cascio talks to T Cooper, author of Real Man Adventures, about writing, crying, and being a real man.

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How I Landed in the Ring with Azealia Banks & Perez Hilton

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Janet Mock insists that if we’re going to call famous people out for their disparaging and abusive language, we need to call them all out, no matter what color or gender they are.

Litterbox Guarding

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Questioning someone’s right to be in a public restroom is a form of bullying.