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Why Trans* People Need More Visibility With more visibility comes more understanding. These statistics can and will get better as trans* people become more visible in our society. -80% of trans* students felt unsafe at school because of their gender expression. -58.7% of gender non-conforming students experienced verbal harassment in the last year because of their gender expression, compared to 29% of their peers. -49% of trans* people reported physical abuse in a 2007 survey...

From Trans Student Equality Resources: What is the Transgender Day of Visibility? TDoV is a day to show your support for the trans community. It aims to bring attention to the accomplishments of trans.

INFOGRAPHIC: One Of The Biggest Challenges Facing LGBT People Isn't Marriage Equality

INFOGRAPHIC: One Of The Biggest Challenges Facing Gay People Isn't Marriage Equality

We need to be aware and sensitive to the issues these students face. We cannot turn away from these students who are bullied and struggling. Information about Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) youth and their stuggles, especially in their pre-college years. -RS

Facts About LGBTQ Youth [INFOGRAPHIC].this is why we need a GSA at our school–I agree.even a GSA in a community would be nice.

Ch3. Trans* Spectrum: A 101 to understanding non-binary gender. Binary masculine and feminine ideals are stated to be a reachable pinnacle of expectations that no real human can totally fulfill. This photo negates the influence we adopt as false and morally unethical towards binary gender norms

A 101 to understanding non-binary gender. Binary masculine and feminine ideals are stated to be a reachable pinnacle of expectations that no real human can totally fulfill.

itgetsbetteryk: Some of our handy handouts designed to help people learn about queer issues and identities!

8 Trans* Identities To Understand - As a person who works with the LGBT (especially trans folks) on a weekly basis - this was VERY helpful.

HowTo Be An Ally to the Transgender community: Don't make assumptions, period; Never out anyone as trans without permission.

14 Reasons Why It’s Not Okay to Out Someone as Trans – A Public Service Announcement From Your Friendly, Neighborhood Trans Person

Gender reassignment - procedure summary. Don't assume that just because someone is transgender that they want and elected to have the procedure done. Keep in mind it's a very personal decision and it's better to let the other person disclose and not to ask.

Bradley Manning, the U. Army private who was sentenced Aug. 21 to 35 years in a military prison for releasing highly sensitive U. military secrets, is seeking gender reassignment. Here’s how gender reassignment works.

So, I myself am genderqueer, but as for certain terms such as "transvest*te" and "transsexual", I have heard mixed responses within the community of whether these terms are negative or not, or if the forementioned one is a slur. I do know that there are those using the identity. I also know how the use of the asterisk in trans is debated throughout. Trans essentially just means "identity with a diff gender than what was assigned at birth".

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So, I myself am genderqueer, but as for certain terms such as "transvest*te" and "transsexual", I have heard mixed responses within the community of whether these terms are negative or not, or if the forementioned one is a slur. I do know that there are those using the identity. I also know how the use of the asterisk in trans is debated throughout. Trans essentially just means "identity with a diff gender than what was assigned at birth".

King Monarch is the the best redundant name though

Minority Monsters - King Monarch, the Trans Ex-Princess By Tab Kimpton

There is still a problem within our society today when it comes to matters of bullying; especially within the gay community. Here's some stats about h

Very lovely info graphic except that is NOT the silhouette of Minnesota. Acceptance Is Growing: Awareness & Effects of Gay Bullying [INFOGRAPHIC]

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