This is the section for any news related to local, national, and international transgender issues.  Included is our membership newsletter which is published quarterly.

Current News

Man Arrested for Stabbing Transgender Teen on DC Metro

7/31/2014 5:05:00 AM

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The Transgender Crucible

7/30/2014 5:34:27 PM

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'Now I can stand naked and enjoy my reflection in the mirror': Newly ...

7/30/2014 5:26:01 PM

Andreja Pejic, Cover Model For Elle And Vogue Magazine, Announces

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The Science of Transgender

7/30/2014 2:00:21 PM

What causes people to be transgender in the first place? The prevailing theories used to be psychosocial: That early traumas like dysfunctional family dynamics or childhood sexual abuse were responsible. "That is absolutely not true at all," says Dr

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Why We Don't Know the Size of the Transgender Population

7/29/2014 8:39:58 PM

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Ill. insurance department issues bulletin on transgender coverage

7/29/2014 3:38:53 PM

Illinois gives insurance companies guidelines banning discrimination for

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Pro and con on the military's transgender ban

7/29/2014 11:59:58 AM

I am a former Army infantry colonel who is transgender. I transitioned eight years ago and immediately lost my job as a government contractor and lead instructor at the Army Force Management School at Ft. Belvoir, Va. I went on to serve 21/2 years as a

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What Is a Woman?

7/28/2014 6:01:55 PM

Then they were going to try to explain why, at a time when transgender rights are ascendant, radical feminists insist on regarding transgender women as men, who should not be allowed to use women's facilities, such as public rest rooms, or to

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Andreja Pejic announced she is now a transgender model after sex ...

7/27/2014 9:15:51 PM

“As a transgender woman I hope to show that after transition [a life-saving process] one can be happy and successful in their new chapter without having to alienate their past,” the 22-year-old wrote in a message to Facebook fans and thanked them for

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Transgender woman thrown off pro-plastic surgery TV show after botched breast ...

7/27/2014 8:48:16 PM

'Botched' TV Show On E: Reality Series Refuses To Air Footage Of Transgender

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