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The Soapbox: Caitlyn Jenner Can Present However She Wants To

Wendy Stokesby:

Let Caitlyn Jenner have her moment, would you? She debuted in all of her glamorous glory yesterday on the cover of Vanity Fair and within hours, …

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Androgynous Model Andreja Pejic (Formerly Andrej) Comes Out As Transgender

Wendy Stokesby:

“I always dreamt of being a girl. … I was proud of my gender nonconforming career. But my biggest dream was to be comfortable in my …

Style

Gift Guide: For Your Friend Who’s Transitioning

Wendy Stokesby:

So your friend came out as transgender/genderqueer/non-binary! Yay! The holidays are actually a pretty perfect time to show your friend your support, both by taking that …

Entertainment

What Radical Democracy Looks Like In A Transphobic Culture: Meredith Talusan Vs. The Telluride Association

Wendy Stokesby:

I hate talking on the phone, and so I was nervous to call Meredith Talusan: You get the impression from her social media feed, and from …

Entertainment

The “You Are You” Camp Gives Boys The Chance To Be The Girls They Want To Be

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For the past three years, photographer Lindsay Morris has been following a group of special kids who attend an annual four-day camp for “gender-nonconforming boys and …

Entertainment

Parents Sue After Doctors Decide Their Child Is A Girl

Wendy Stokesby:

Pam and Mark Crawford of Greenville, SC, adopted MC when he was just 20 months old and then considered female. Born with “true hermaphroditism” or both …

Entertainment

Laverne Cox Reveals Intimate Details About Her Gender Transition In YouTube’s “Overshare” Series

Wendy Stokesby:

“Orange is the New Black” fans, prepare to fall even harder for the amazing Laverne Cox, the transgender actress and activist who plays Sophia on the …

Love & Sex

11 LGBTQ people share their coming out stories

Wendy Stokesby:

In a world where being queer is increasingly accepted, but still often fraught with feelings of fear, shame, and confusion, coming out can mean a lot …

Style

Jamie Raines Addresses 5 Questions You Probably Shouldn’t Ask Trans People

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Jamie Raines, the trans man whose timelapse video of selfies taken over the course of three years throughout his gender transition went viral last week, made a …

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Transgender Model Lea T Speaks! (And Seems Totally Awesome)

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Brazilian/Italian model Lea T. made waves in 2010 when she revealed that she was transgender. And for the first time, thanks to this Benetton video, we’re …