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Transgender Day of Remembrance is Nov. 20

Transgender Day of Remembrance #TDOR

Transgender Day of Remembrance is held on November 20th each year to honor those lives lost in the transgender community.  Its beginnings date back to the murder of Rita Hester in 1998, and the large outpouring of grief led to the “Remembering Our Dead” web project and later to the ...

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The Horrific Rate of Transgender Suicides

Transgender Suicide Attempt Rates

“These are going to be my final words. I can’t stand to live another day, so I’m committing suicide. The reason why I’ve decided to do this is because I’m transgender.” – Ashley Hallstrom, October 15, 2015 I never knew Cameron Langrell, Jess Shipps, Ash Haffner, Blake Brockington, Leelah Alcorn, ...

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Trans Healthcare Discrimination Must End Now

Tell The Feds: End Trans Healthcare Discrimination

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is reviewing whether or not to adopt the new proposed rule, which says healthcare providers and insurance companies who discriminate against transgender people are violating the Affordable Care Act. But we only have until November 9 to act and help ensure ...

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