The University of Victoria Library is committed to preserving the history of pioneering transgender activists and the work they have done on behalf of their communities. The UVic Archives holds an incomparable collection of archival documents and journals that contribute to the history of transgendered people. UVic Libraries recently launched the Transgender Archives website.
In a matter of weeks, Bay Area pilot Tamsyn Waterhouse could once again be fully licensed to fly planes, because she challenged the Federal Aviation Administration and won.
The new Sakastoon police station will feature a transgender change room in the gymnasium – a suggestion that came from a public consultation hosted by the Saskatoon Police Advisory Committee on Diversity during initial planning.
On Sept. 5 at Womenfest Key West, and on Oct. 7 at the Fort Lauderdale International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (FLGLFF), LGBT film audiences and their allies will have the opportunity to view the award-winning documentary I Stand Corrected. The film centers on the life of acclaimed jazz bassist Jennifer Leitham, a transgender woman who performed with Mel Tormé, Doc Severinsen, and many other jazz luminaries in the ’80s and ’90s.
The APA recently released a statement advocating that gender-affirming health care is medically necessary and should be supported by the medical community and insurance providers.
Her students have always known her as José; now she is Melisa. She is proud of the acceptance she got from her daughters and the rest of her family. But that was only the beginning of the process. What would the parents of her students say?
So much can happen in a year! Here is Dr. Jillian T. Weiss’ list of the top fifty trans developments in United States law over the past year.
The Beca Trans scholarship program will help 45 transgender women study a technical career or matriculate in universities throughout five Peruvian cities.
This season Bring It On: The Musical is introducing theatregoers to Broadway’s very first transgender high school student.
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has released new medical certification guidelines for transgender pilots, eliminating several rounds of unnecessary psychological testing that were once required.