Black transgender women are the most vulnerable of all – The Famuan

Black transgender women are the most vulnerable of all – The Famuan:

America — the country known as the land of the free and home of the brave — provides many opportunities for people of color, the LGBTQ+ community, and more minority groups. But this country also deprives a surplus amount financially, mentally and socially. Which leads to a troubling question: Does this land provide a home of safety and justice to all, or only to those deemed as free — the majority?

Most Americans Say Their Support For Transgender Rights Has Grown In Recent Years | HuffPost

Most Americans Say Their Support For Transgender Rights Has Grown In Recent Years | HuffPost:

As the Trump administration works to roll back rights for transgender people, a majority of Americans say they’ve become more supportive toward transgender rights in recent years, according to a national survey released Tuesday.

Not voting has consequences. Ask transgender Americans | The Sacramento Bee

Not voting has consequences. Ask transgender Americans | The Sacramento Bee:

“We are able see in real time that policy debates don’t take place in a vacuum,” Sam Ames, the executive director of Trans Lifeline, told Teen Vogue. “They have direct and immediate impacts on real lives.”

Transgender America: 10 Best and Worst Moments of 2017 – Rolling Stone

Transgender America: 10 Best and Worst Moments of 2017 – Rolling Stone

Three years ago, the outlook for transgender people in America was optimistic: Time Magazine announced the “Transgender Tipping Point” in May of 2014, as pop culture milestones and minor LEGAL victories were falling into place at a pace that suggested more substantial victories would not be far behind.