National Transgender Discrimination Survey

National Transgender Discrimination Survey

LGBT Advocates Issue Revised Guidelines for Hospitals Treating Transgender Patients

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An update has been released to the 2013 publication that provided guidance to hospitals seeking to improve health care for transgender patients. ...
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New Report on Transgender Experiences in Sex Work Recommends Decriminalization

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Transgender sex workers reported high levels of harassment and violence, often at the hands of police. ...
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Working to End Gender Identity Discrimination in Seattle

Marsha Botzer, founder of Ingersoll Gender Center, addressed union leaders and other local authorities on issues of gender-identity-based discrimination. Photo: Clare McGrane
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Marsha Botzer, founder of Ingersoll Gender Center, said that support from her union and co-workers were essential to her transition. ...
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Trans Teen Leelah Alcorn: ‘My Death Needs to Mean Something’

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A 17-year-old transgender teen, Leelah Alcorn, committed suicide by stepping in front of a moving tractor trailer truck December 28 in Ohio. ...
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