Transgender Job Hunting: I Got The Job! My name is Miss Sophie Blackfeathers. It is a bit more difficult for a transgender woman or any member of the lgbt community to find work. This video talks about me finding a job. https://youtu.be/1_YkPifOi8I
Directed by Tom Hooper. With Alicia Vikander, Eddie Redmayne, Amber Heard, Matthias Schoenaerts. The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.
This short article discusses an incident at American Eagle in New York. They ended up paying $70,000 to the state and changed their transgender policies. Two sets of transgender and non-transgender people applied to 24 popular stores. American Eagle and J. Crew offered positions to the non-transgender applicants, despite the fact the the transgender individuals had more experience. American Eagle no longer makes employees sign documents saying that they will wear gender appropriate…
Vandy Beth Glenn won her case in 2010 against the Georgia General Assembly for illegally discriminated against her when she was fired from her job as a legislative editor after announcing her plans to transition from male to female
June 24, 2016 - “What’s been interesting to me about the conversation around bathrooms is that most of the people who’ve been visible in the discourse are you know, really, like, burly trans guys and really cute, passing trans women, but I feel like the people who are really impacted by bathroom legislation have not actually been talked about. It’s trans elders, it’s gender non-conforming people, it’s gender non-binary folks, and it’s low-income trans folks who can’t afford to pass."