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What Does Trans Mean

from thrillist

What Does Transgender Mean? Your Guide to Understanding Trans Terminology.

Explaining transgender, cisgender, MTF, FTM, and other trans terminology.

from The Japan Times

U.S. faces loss of credibility if TPP not ratified by end of year

The United States will lose its credibility in the Asia-Pacific region if Congress does not ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact by the end of the year, a former senior U.S. trade official said. “If you ask me what this means without TPP, it’s really a loss of credibility for the U.S. in the region. And that really troubles me,” Wendy Cutler, former acting deputy U.S. trade representative, said in an interview in Tokyo.

from Upworthy

Fuck Yeah, Sex Ed! Want To Know The Difference Between Sexual And Romantic Orientation?

T is for Trans*: "Trans* is an umbrella term to refer to anyone who is not cisgender. The asterisk highlights that it is not referring simply to transgender (people whose birth assigned gender and gender identity do not match)..." [click on this image to find a short video and analysis of the gender binary and why two sets of pronouns do not adequately capture the range of gender identities]

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It's important to understand trans people and the issues they face.
from visualistan.com

Transgender Kids Born into the Wrong Body #infographic

It's important to understand trans people and the issues they face.

from BBC News

Richard O'Brien: ‘I'm 70% man'

Richard O'Brien: ‘I'm 70% man' By Jo Fidgen -- "Rocky Horror Show writer Richard O'Brien thinks of himself as 70% male and 30% female. What exactly does that mean?"

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Respect Agender people’s pronouns. Just because they look like a girl, or a boy, does not mean that’s what they are.

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Leelah wanted her death to mean something. Let's make sure it does. Support Leelah's Law to help end abusive conversion "therapy" of LGBTQ+ youth.

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What Does Trans* Mean, and Where Did It Come From? http://slate.me/1f7fM6R @SlateOutward #lgbt #queer #nonbinary

An Introduction to Transgender People - YouTube