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Transgender issues

Fixating on Russia is not going to solve the various human rights crises facing the West. Russia does have several of its own human rights abuses, several of its own problems that harm the society there. But let's not pretend for a second like the West is somehow incredibly different. By doing so, we forego the responsibility to address the problems that we have right here at home, and prove to the world that we are still holding onto simplistic "scary Russia" sentiments that were just as misguided and ignorant during the Cold War as they are now.
In her interview with Diane Sawyer, Caitlyn Jenner said 2015 would be a big year — and she's already been proven right. Just
"It feels like a new day, indeed, when a trans person can present her authentic self to the world for the first time and be celebrated for it so universally."
Transgender youth in Canada are facing major mental and physical health challenges, according to a new study from the University
Laura Jane Grace, singer for political punk rockers Against Me!, has always been outspoken, but for much of her life she
Most progressive-minded musicians would be thrilled to play an event as massive as the 2014 WorldPride celebrations in Toronto
Vancouver mother Fiona Chen knew her daughter was different, almost as soon as she could express herself. "From age three she refused to wear dresses...there were so many beautiful dresses that I had to give away," said Chen with a laugh. But it was the start of a difficult journey.
"Orange is the New Black" star Laverne Cox is on the cover of this week's Time magazine, and girl is looking fierce and fabulous
The Vancouver School Board got a mixed reception to plans to change its sexual orientation and gender identity policy at
Even though model Geena Rocero had been working in the fashion business for a decade, no one in the industry, including friends