What’s behind the rising profile of transgender kids? 3 essential reads

What’s behind the rising profile of transgender kids? 3 essential reads

Why are trans youth more visible these days? Is it due to more widespread acceptance, or more media coverage? Just how many trans kids are there?

There seem to be few clear-cut answers. But after talking with a number of scholars who study transgender youth – and editing articles written by them – I learned that the history of trans kids and some ongoing research can shed some light on how the U.S. got to this moment.

Browser Issues

Don’t know why but it seems WordPress has issues with the Opera browser. I made sure I’m up to date and until yesterday it was working properly. I’ve downloaded Brave which seems to be working but I’m not going to celebrate just yet.

Has anyone else had issues with a particular browser and if so, which one(s)?

The Secret Internet of TERFs

After they were banned from Reddit, trans-exclusionary radical feminists became the latest of many toxic communities to simply build their own platform.

The Secret Internet of TERFs

On these sites and others, they use many of the same trolling tactics as other internet-based fringe political movements to disrupt conversation, skew reality, and make the internet another dangerous place for trans women through doxing and harassment.

Google Chrome extension to remove your deadname from your online work!

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/deadname-remover/cceilgmnkeijahkehfcgfalepihfbcag

An easy to use Google Chrome plugin to automatically remove and replace deadnames
Once installed, a page will open to allow you to set your name options. To edit these at any time, click the Deadname Remover logo at the top right of your screen.

MyTransHealth Will Launch This Fall To Help Transgender People Access Safe And Inclusive Healthcare | TechCrunch

MyTransHealth Will Launch This Fall To Help Transgender People Access Safe And Inclusive Healthcare | TechCrunch:

“One in four transgender people delay seeking healthcare due to discrimination, according to the National Center of Transgender Equality. A startup called MyTransHealth aims to address this with a website designed to help trans people access safe healthcare.”

(Via. TechCrunch)