November 16, 2017

As we approach Transgender Day of Remembrance, I can’t help but to flashback on that dreadful night that it all hit home. I can remember being in my kitchen, cooking dinner for my family, when my son came in and said, “They got Mesha.” My response was, “What do you mea...

September 17, 2017

A soldier’s effectiveness — not identity — is what matters.

On Aug. 25, President Trump signed a memo banning transgender people from enlisting in the military. He justified his decision by citing concerns about military effectiveness, the disruption of unit cohesion an...

June 26, 2017

This page is updated regularly as new deaths are reported.

These are the transgender people killed in 2017 -- all of whom are transgender women of

  • Josie Berrios (also known as Kendra Adams and Kimbella Rosé) was killed on June 13 in Ithaca, New York. She was 28 year...

April 20, 2017

It was a long day and a late night for all of us justice loving people who were there from across the state of Texas to register our opposition to the unjust HB 2899. 

Registration didn't start for oral testimony until 10 AM, but when it did I was one of the first pee...

March 31, 2017

My name is Lea Campbell, and I am a straight, married, cisgender 40-year-old woman. Some of my dearest friends from the past and in the present are trans people. I can't imagine my life without them because my trans friends have shaped me into a better woman. I'm inspi...

March 31, 2017

Just wanted to share the significance of what the Transgender day of visibility means to me. I actually chose this day to come out at work! It was the last place I was still not living my authentic self and it was so freeing. My team at work was super supportive and I...

March 31, 2017

Shasta Moseley of Picayune would like to encourage everyone to acknowledge this Transgender Day of Visibility by learning the REAL facts about transgender individuals.  I suggest you start here >>>

Top 10 Myths About Transgender People



March 31, 2017


Trans Visibility Day is March 31 and I highly suggest you take the opportunity to get involved. If you're not familiar, it's a relatively new holiday but one that shouldn't be missed. "The International TDoV is an annual holiday celebrated around the world," thei...

March 31, 2017

March 31 is Transgender Day of Visibility. The day was established in 2010 by a trans advocacy group in Michigan. In the years since, it has become a global celebration of the accomplishments of trans people, and a chance to give the trans population the recognition th...

Please reload

Featured Posts

HRC Observes World AIDS Day With Our Global Innovators and Fellows

December 1, 2017

Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Please reload

Search By Tags