JUST PUBLISHED: Hung Jury – Testimonies of Genital Surgery by Transsexual Men

JUST PUBLISHED: Hung Jury – Testimonies of Genital Surgery by Transsexual Men

Hung Jury is the first book of personal testimonies focusing exclusively on FTM genital surgery and the important ways it changes our lives. Clinicians, therapists, and partners of trans men seeking genitoplasty will also gain tremendous insight and understanding of the emotional, psychological, and somatic factors underlying and motivating our journey down this path.

Grant Named For Brandy Martell To Help Trans Women

Grant Named For Brandy Martell To Help Trans Women

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has allocated a Health Resources and Service Administration grant to TransVision under the initiative of enhancing engagement and retention in quality HIV care for transgender women of color in the form of $300,000 per year for five years.

Swedish Court Repeals Sterilization Requirement

Swedish Court Repeals Sterilization Requirement

The Administrative Court of Appeals in Stockholm has announced that the requirement in the Swedish Law that a person wishing to change gender marker must undergo sterilization violates the Swedish Constitution and the European Convention of Human Rights and must be repealed.

Transgender Protections Added to Charlotte NC City Policy

Members of a LGBT advocacy organization announced late Thursday afternoon that Charlotte, North Carolina City Manager Curt Walton has made the decision to add protections for transgender workers to the city’s non-discrimination policy.

2012 An Amazing Year for Transgender Rights in the U.S.

2012 An Amazing Year for Transgender Rights in the U.S.

The last 12 months saw remarkable accomplishments in the area of transgender rights in the U.S., including advances in the areas of employment protections and health care access that should continue to yield considerable progress for months and years to come.

Rev. David Weekley Named Man of the Year by Northwest Gender Alliance

Rev. David Weekley Named Man of the Year by Northwest Gender Alliance

United Methodist minister and transgender advocate David Weekley was honored with the Northwest Gender Alliance’s inaugural “Man of the Year” award, in recognition of the outstanding contributions made to Portland’s transgender community by trans masculine individuals.