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One in six adults could wait over a year for their first consultation at a gender identity clinic. 

July 11 2016 1:19 PM

About 21 states in total have gone to court to stop transgender students from using bathrooms and changing facilities matching their identity. 

July 11 2016 12:21 PM

Mckesson was jailed by Baton Rouge police after protesting the death of Alton Sterling.

July 10 2016 12:50 PM

"Fear is not an excuse. Hate will not win."

July 07 2016 5:05 PM

Another incredible coming out story! This time from a New Jersey teen whose family pulled out all the stops.

July 07 2016 4:22 PM

The fall of the military service ban scored a great victory for transgender people, but risks alienating non-binary people as new transgender-inclusive policies surface.

July 07 2016 12:51 PM

To be complacent to injustice is to be complicit in injustice.

July 07 2016 12:50 PM
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