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Nov 20: Transgender Day of Rememberance

Every year on November 20th people around the globe take a moment to remember the unfortunate souls who have passed due to transphobia. Advocate.com handily put together a list of the people who have died this year alone: 

Transgender Day of Remembrance: Those We’ve Lost in 2013

Tonight I’ll be lighting a candle for all who have faced transphobia and sending some love out to those who are hurting tonight.

I’m a bit late (I’ve been crazy busy!) but at least I’m doing it!

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in here: PLEASE HELP HALEY ROSE! [TW: Hate crime, homophobia, transmisogyny, violence, imprisonment, torture, rape]

helphaleyrose:

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PLEASE HELP HALEY ROSE!
[TW: Hate crime, homophobia, transmisogyny, violence, imprisonment, torture, rape]

Recently, I was walking with my fiance to a nearby convenience store at night. I live in an area where sexual harassment is more or less constant when I venture…

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knowhomo:

 LGBTQ* Infographics To Spark 1,000 Conversations

(click on photos to view in larger scale)

Reminder:

Transgender Day of Remembrance #TDOR - November 20, 2012


Some of the Above Graphics From:


I really want my poly family to see this.

(via genderfluidity)

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psychoelou:

To the casual observer, this young couple look just like any other teenagers in love.
But pretty Katie Hill and her boyfriend Arin Andrews share a unique bond - they were both born as the opposite sex.
Katie, 18, spent the first 15 years of her life as Luke, son of a Marine colonel, while Arin, 16, was born a girl called Emerald who excelled at ballet dancing and won beauty contests.
Both struggled with their sexuality all through their childhoods and were teased and bullied but their lives were changed when they both began hormone therapy and later met at a trans support group in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and instantly fell in love.
Katie said: ‘All I saw was a handsome guy. We’re perfect for each other because we both had the same troubles growing up.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2230658/The-sex-change-sweethearts-How-pageant-princess-colonels-son-fell-love-BOTH-transgender-treatment.html#ixzz2Bu4Gv7RQ Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

psychoelou:

To the casual observer, this young couple look just like any other teenagers in love.

But pretty Katie Hill and her boyfriend Arin Andrews share a unique bond - they were both born as the opposite sex.

Katie, 18, spent the first 15 years of her life as Luke, son of a Marine colonel, while Arin, 16, was born a girl called Emerald who excelled at ballet dancing and won beauty contests.

Both struggled with their sexuality all through their childhoods and were teased and bullied but their lives were changed when they both began hormone therapy and later met at a trans support group in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and instantly fell in love.

Katie said: ‘All I saw was a handsome guy. We’re perfect for each other because we both had the same troubles growing up.


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2230658/The-sex-change-sweethearts-How-pageant-princess-colonels-son-fell-love-BOTH-transgender-treatment.html#ixzz2Bu4Gv7RQ
Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

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