Transgender 101 for Politicians and Media (especially #gapol)

Transgender 101 for Politicians and Media (especially #gapol)

Trans people and issues are in the media and being discussed by politicians every day, but very few people fully understand the terminology, concepts and concerns of transgender people. These are SOJOURN's best practices (so far).

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The Conflict of Coming Out

The Conflict of Coming Out

For me, coming out is like my childhood ideal of a family, it’s never-ending. It doesn’t just happen when you come out to yourself. Or to your parents. Or even to the entire family, including neighbors and family friends. It’s on the airplane, striking up a conversation with your row-mate. It’s talking about the weekend by the water cooler. It’s just standing silently by the pictures in the hall of your home with a repair person.

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