Yes: California Gets Landmark Transgender Student Rights Law

A most excellent bill was signed into law by California's governor Jerry Brown today — one that requires California public schools to respect students’ gender identity and makes sure they can fully participate in all school activities, sports teams, programs, and facilities that match their gender identity. » 8/12/13 10:30pm 8/12/13 10:30pm

Can ANTM's Isis Do For Transgender Americans What Will & Jack Did For…

Joshua Alston asks in Newsweek » 9/18/08 4:00pm 9/18/08 4:00pm if the inclusion of will promote more acceptance and understanding of transgender people. I share Alston's hope that it can — although I wouldn't point to a little on-camera, male-titillating faux-lesbian action as an example that panic over transgender people is diminishing. As …

They're Here, They're Queer & No One's Used To It

As anyone who is gay probably already knows, there are no federal protections against workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation, which is a bad thing. No one is really allowed to (or is going to) fire me because I'm a relatively promiscuous heterosexual on my own time (unless I'm actually slutting it up at… » 10/29/07 11:00am 10/29/07 11:00am