The way cops in Jacksonville, Fla., and other jurisdictions investigate the murders of transgender women adds insult to injury and may be delaying justice.
A study of ninth- and 11th-graders in Minnesota estimates that nearly 2,200 consider themselves transgender or gender nonconforming.
The order would create exemptions for those "who claim religious objections to same-sex marriage, premarital sex, abortion, and trans identity," The Nation reports.
"The only thing that should matter is, can you do the job? Nothing else," says Colorado's Misty Plowright, a military veteran who ran as a Democrat.
"At a time when we are seeing attacks on the most vulnerable members of our community, Chicago is taking steps to protect and affirm transgender people."
To tell Caitlyn’s story with care is to demand justice for trans people.
The president and board of trustees at Pasadena City College thrust their school into the spotlight for all the wrong reasons recently with a political and public relations debacle involving PCC alumnus and Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black.
Wednesday was an "exciting day" for Chelsea Manning, who was granted the right to a legal name change by a judge in Kansas.