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(AP) — A transgender police officer in Connecticut has filed a complaint with a state agency alleging her supervisors created a hostile work environment because of her gender identity. Francesca Quaranta said her Middletown colleagues were initially
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The University lags behind in resources available to the transgender community in comparison to other schools within the Big Ten, specifically in regard to health care, gender-neutral housing and gender-neutral bathrooms, said Stephanie Skora
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El. Gee. Bee. Tee. The acronym LGBT (short for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) has largely surpassed “gay” as the socially acceptable term for referring to sexual and gender minorities. LGBT sounds newer, younger, and more progressive. But how
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WASHINGTON, December 4, 2013 — California has done it again. The state's lawmakers approved a bill which permits public K-12 schools to allow transgender students who feel like they belong in the opposite sex to choose which restrooms and
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MIDDLETOWN >> It's been almost two years since Francesca Quaranta came out as transgender. For the Middletown police officer, telling her son her secret turned out to be a lot easier than telling her colleagues — cops who'd known her for seven years
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By ALICE HUTTON. AN inspirational transgender youth worker from Camden Town has spoken of using his musical talent and experience transitioning to encourage tolerance and acceptance in young people. When Naechane Valentino, 35, took to the stage
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It was a first for the town of Middleborough, Massachusettes this week when high school senior Cody Tubman became her school's first transgender prom queen, My Fox Bostonreports. Contrary to what many would think, Tubman's high school years were not
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Trans Media Watch and others are speaking out against the way The Sun newspaper in England handled an article about a 6-year-old trans boy. The paper reportedly splashed his picture on the front page, along with his twin sister, and published the name
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Andy Noel and his family stepped forward earlier this year to tell his story about life as a transgender male, hoping to help others. Part 4 of a four-part series. The school bus arrives shortly before 8 a.m., crunching on the gravel outside The Greene
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In response to the findings, Dufty and Kara Zordel, a coordinator of Homeless Connect, organized an event in October that offered medical and dental services and other assistance to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people who are homeless. And
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