Gender Bender, LGBT

The Struggles of Rejecting the Gender Binary – The New York Times

The Struggles of Rejecting the Gender Binary – The New York Times:

Not everyone identifies as male or female. This is what it’s like to be nonbinary in a world that wants to box you in.

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LGBT, LGBTQIA

‘My child is free’: Congresswoman gives tearful speech about nonbinary loved one

‘My child is free’: Congresswoman gives tearful speech about nonbinary loved one:

At an Equality Act hearing in the House Judiciary Committee, Rep. Pramila Jayapal made the deeply personal revelation.

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Gender Nonconforming, LGBT, Transgender

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.”

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Health, LGBT, Transgender

UK’s First Transgender Mental Health Helpline Rolled Out Nationwide – NBC News

UK’s First Transgender Mental Health Helpline Rolled Out Nationwide – NBC News:

“The UK’s first mental health helpline offering emotional support and information to people who identify as transgender, non-binary or gender-fluid has been rolled out nationwide, with project leaders confident the pioneering scheme will become a permanent fixture as of early 2018.”

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