Transgender Day of Remembrance

The State of Things
12:06 pm
Thu November 20, 2014

Expanding The Gender Spectrum

Laverne Cox giving a speech in 2013. Cox was the first transgender person to appear on the cover of TIME magazine earlier this year
Credit UMKC / Flickr Creative Commons


November 20 is the Transgender Day of Remembrance. It is meant to honor those who have died from violence against transgender people.

On top of the hostility, those who do not identify themselves within the historical definitions of gender struggle with daily issues from filling out the gender section on medical forms to using a public restroom without ridicule.

Read more
The State of Things
12:00 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

The Lives Of Transgender Immigrants

Credit Wikimedia Commons


Today is transgender day of remembrance, a day designated to remembering transgender people who have lost their lives to violence this past year.

Read more