Transgender media on Tumblr

Recent entertainment news in media representations of trans people from a variety of sources uploaded and posted regularly on Tumblr – everything from television series, books, films and of course the ubiquitous Web: https://www.tumblr.com/search/transgender%20tv

How Colonel Jennifer Pritzker Has Pushed for Transgender Rights in the Military

In 2013, Pritzker’s philanthropic organization, the Tawani Foundation, which supports service members and military education, issued a $1.35 million grant to the Palm Center, a University of California, Santa Barbara-based LGBT think tank. Using the influx of funding, the Center launched the Transgender Military Service Initiative, a project aimed at sponsoring research and encouraging public[…]

Schools in transition – A guide for supporting Transgender Students in K-12 Schools

This guide to supporting transgender students builds on the experiences of educators and advocates who have provided long-time support to the transgender/gender non-conforming communities in the United States. Moreover, it ensures that the knowledge gained to support these students can serve as a model for other educators, parents, counselors and students. In doing so, it[…]

Jessie’s answers to Everything You Wanted to Know about Being a Trans Man

Jessie Knouse, a college student currently transitioning from female to male, wants to educate people around him about what it means to be transgender and what the experience of transitioning has been like for him so far: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jamie-davis-smith/everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-being-a-trans-man-but-were-afraid-to-ask_b_6708606.html

Envisioning Justice – The Story of Pauline Park – transracial adoptee, transwoman, twin – and so much more!

This 32-minute documentary by Larry Tung (2008) is about the life and work of activist Pauline Park. A transracial adoptee born in Korea, Park is a co-founder of the New York Association for Gender Rights Advocacy (NYAGRA), the first statewide transgender advocacy organization in New York, and continuously works in local government to fight for[…]