Transgender News Items
US: Trans activists hope new campaign group can help end transphobic military ban
Several transgender campaigners have announced they are splitting away from America’s largest LGBT military service member advocacy group and forming a new organisation.
Teen delivers petitions urging Calif. governor to sign transgender school bill
Thursday, August 1, 2013
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A 16-year-old transgender teen from Manteca, Calif., on Wednesday delivered petitions containing more that 6,000 signatures urging Gov. Jerry Brown to sign legislation that would change the way California public schools treat transgender students.
Ashton Lee says the bill, approved by California lawmakers on July 3, would make school a lot better for him and other transgender students.