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Lambda Legal sues doctor, clinic for denying care to transgender woman

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URBANA, Ill. — Lambda Legal on April 15 filed a lawsuit claiming that an Illinois health care services group denied medical care to a transgender woman after she requested hormone replacement therapy.  

 

A Call to Action for the Trans Community

The “T” has been silent for way too long. This year we will change that.

 

As I attend events put on for the “LGBT community,” I notice the intense relevance of the "LGB" community and the stunning lack of “T” representation. This is not due to a lack of Trans presence at these events - this is due to our community choosing to be passive and assimilating into our other identities. We’ve chosen to be parents, friends, employees, volunteers and comfortable before being visible.

 

Lambda Legal Mourns the Loss of Transgender Client Naya Taylor

URBANA, Ill. – Lambda Legal has announced that it learned late last Friday of the death of Naya Taylor, who unexpectedly passed away after complications from a heart attack.

 

Study: Children raised by same-sex couples happier, healthier

A new study conducted by the University of Melbourne in Australia confirms what many LGBT families in the St. Louis region already know - that children of same-sex parents enjoy better levels of health and wellbeing than their peers from traditional family units.

 

Study Confirms: Transgender Hormone Treatment Safe

CHICAGO, IL — Authors of a new study released last week confirm that cross-sex hormone treatment of transgender adults leads to very few long-term side effects.

 

Obama Signs Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers

WASHINGTON, DC – The Obama White House was again the setting of history this morning as the president signed a sweeping executive order protecting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) workers from job discrimination.

 

‘HRC Takes on MichFest’, One Woman’s Thoughts

The Human Rights Campaign announced on July 30th that it would publicly support efforts to end the anti-trans “intention” of the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival (the intention is the policy to exclude trans women from the festival on the grounds that they are not womyn-born womyn). Festival organizers and supporters, including founder Lisa Vogel, continue to contend that the festival has no official policy around the exclusion of transgender women, instead clarifying that organizers have "said that this space, for this week, is intended to be for womyn who were born female, raised as girls and who continue to identify as womyn,"Vogel wrote in a Mayblog post. "This is an intention for the spirit of our gathering, rather than the focus of the festival. It is not a policy, or a ban on anyone."

 

QTPOC STL: Come Together, The Time is Now

I started performing drag over five years ago. I guess you could say it was my little in into the St. Louis LGBT Community. I was young and naïve and at the time a self-identified lesbian. I named myself “Sum Yung Wang” because my unaware, twenty-something self thought it would be funny to poke fun at my own race.

 

Dozens Rally at Cor Jesu

ST. LOUIS – Around 50 people participated in a rally held at Cor Jesu Academy in Affton, Sept. 5, following news reports detailing the termination of two gay faculty members at the all-girls Catholic school.

 

Study: 24,000 transgender voters could be disenfranchised in November

LOS ANGELES – Ten states’ strict voter ID laws may create substantial barriers to voting and possible disenfranchisement for more than 24,000 transgender voters this November.

 

Up Close with Cosplay Phenom Kelton

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It's October and that means that Halloween is right around the corner! That means that this is a good time to bust out an article on cosplay! Cosplay (Short for "Costume play") is all the rage at conventions. You'll see various characters brought to life wandering around the convention floor. posing for photos and just plain being awesome. I follow various cosplayers on Facebook, but one that always stood out to me was Kelton. Just take a glimpse at his work and you can see why! Every picture, every project (And even his gracious response for an interview) BLEEDS professionalism and a drive for perfection. Let's meet him!

 

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Judith Light is a prolific actress of both stage and screen. She won her second Best Featured Actress in a Play Tony Award in two years for The Assembled Parties (a best play nominee) in June of 2013, becoming the first consecutive acting winner in almost 20 years and is also the first ever consecutive winner in that category.

 

UMSL to Host Transgender Spectrum Conference, Nov. 21-22

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Capping off Transgender Awareness Month, and immediately following this week’s Transgender Day of Remembrance will be the University of Missouri-St. Louis’ Transgender Spectrum Conference, Nov. 21-22, 2014.

 

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Lambda Legal sues doctor, clinic for denying care to transgender woman A Call to Action for the Trans Community Lambda Legal Mourns the Loss of Transgender Client Naya Taylor Study: Children raised by same-sex couples happier, healthier Study Confirms: Transgender Hormone Treatment Safe Obama Signs Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers ‘HRC Takes on MichFest’, One Woman’s Thoughts QTPOC STL: Come Together, The Time is Now Dozens Rally at Cor Jesu Study: 24,000 transgender voters could be disenfranchised in November Up Close with Cosplay Phenom Kelton UMSL to Host Transgender Spectrum Conference, Nov. 21-22

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