If “cisgender” refers to someone whose gender identity matches up with the sex they were assigned at birth, then everyone else is trans. An incredibly diverse identity, trans not only encompasses trans men and trans women (who identify as the “opposite” gender), but also people who are gender-fluid, genderqueer, nonbinary, gender-variant, and more. The trans identity goes to show that gender is not just black and white, and that human complexity is far from binary. keeps you up-to-date on everything trans, from trending trans voices to news about trans communities.

Describing my significant others as “partners” is a more empowering experience.

February 15 2018 5:09 PM

What would you do if you woke up in a new body every day?

February 13 2018 1:37 PM

The ACLU got involved after a Walgreens customer was denied bathroom usage based solely on her looks.

February 08 2018 2:56 PM

"I did my best to suppress those feelings for over 40 years, and while I was successful to a degree, I never felt completely happy or at peace."

February 08 2018 2:39 PM