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Notes from the 2012 Philadelphia Trans Health Conference – Part 1 – Venue Sharing

I attended the 2012 Philadelphia Trans Health Conference  (PTHC) for the second time in two years, and similar to my experience in 2011, I was not disappointed.  The conference was huge with an attendance of over 2000 people, making it … Continue reading

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Our Siblings of Juchitán

There is a book store in a train station in a large city in central Europe that offers hundreds, maybe even thousands of magazines, comic books and newspapers from all over the world.  Well, maybe not from all over the … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Legislature Passes Transgender Equal Rights Bill

Over the past 24 hours, the Massachusetts House and Senate have both passed the bill, “An Act Relative to Transgender Equal Rights.”  Once Governor Patrick signs this bill into law, Massachusetts will be the 16th state in the nation that … Continue reading

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Just Published: Primary Care Protocol for Transgender Patient Care

This is a quick post to direct readers to a great new resource that was just published by the University of California, San Francisco, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center of Excellence for Transgender Health: The Primary Care Protocol … Continue reading

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The Plot Thickens – CA Gov Schwarzenegger & AG Brown Filed Motions Yesterday Asking Judge Vaughn to Allow the Resumption of Same-Sex Marriage

There’s a quake in California and it isn’t the kind coming from the ground: Schwarzenegger, Brown File Motions To Resume Gay Marriage A Republican governor files a motion to ask a Republican-appointed judge to make his ruling final regarding the … Continue reading

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Check This Out – The Bilerico Players Present: The Prop 8 Decision Explained

Haha — this video is a hoot. It’s also very informative. Click here: The Bilerico Players Present: The Prop 8 Decision Explained –ATM

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Proposition 8 Struck Down by U.S. District Chief Judge Vaughn Walker

Note after posting:  A pending appeal by proponents of Prop 8 will go to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, and Judge Walker might wait until that appeal has been decided before making his ruling final, which would then … Continue reading

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