Friends, Romans, and Countrymen

***(Editors Note: This is from a new contributor to our blogs, Alex. These are selected blogs she has started as a memorial to a friend to spread awareness of LGBT autism and mental illness). January 7, 2016 Hello everyone!  My name is Alex.  This blog here is going to be a memorial blog.  It is […]

Transgender Health Discrimination

This is an abstract of a recently published article[*] by the St. John’s Well Child and Family Center of South Los Angeles. Direct quotes are shown as italics. The Well Child and Family Center is a pioneer in serving and hiring transgender people. This article was made available during a BWMTSC [†]chapter meeting. During this moment […]

Trans and White Privilege

Podcast: Transgender and White Privilege In the intersection of race and gender, the deaths of black transgenders are explored in this podcast and white and male privilege are discussed.

Podcast-Racism in LGBT

The LGBT community endorses — marriage equality for all — perhaps the next major issue to address: LGBT representation has been dominated by cisgender gay white men. Gay black men like my husband experience racism as a “double-minority” in stores, clubs, and work. Our “Gayborhood” includes West Hollywood but is bereft of black and queer […]

Podcast-Transgender

Last Saturday I went to a transgender event at our local Unitarian Church and came away with the view that the rights of this marginalized community need even more support. As a cis gender male (yes a new new term to me for my “tribe”), I was amazed at my lack of knowledge of transgendered Americans often […]

Transgender Equality

Last Saturday I went to a transgender event at our local Unitarian Church and came away with the view that the rights of this marginalized community need even more support. As a cis gender male (yes a new new term to me for my “tribe”), I was amazed at my lack of knowledge of transgendered […]