Transgender Equality : A handbook for activists by P. Currah

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Get this from a library. Transgender equality: a handbook for activists and policymakers. [Paisley Currah; Shannon Minter; Jamison Green; National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (U.S.).

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Close. Stories Discover. Transgender ideology continues to evolve, such that even its proponents find themselves criticized by other activists for being insufficiently up-to-date.

(Photo: mrtom-uk/Getty Images) Commentary By. The handbook also encourages transgender activists to “tie your campaign to more popular reform.” Activists suggest tying the subversion of parental rights to the campaign for same-sex marriage. “In Ireland, Denmark and Norway, changes to the law on legal gender recognition were put through at the same time as other more popular reforms.

We also collect items aimed at contemporary activists such as the Intersex Society of North Transgender Equality : A handbook for activists book Teaching Kit and Paisley Currah and Shannon Minter’s Transgender Equality: A Handbook for Activists and Policymakers.

See our Transgender Bibliography. Transgender Equality: A Handbook for Activists and Policymakers. This handbook provides activists and policymakers with the tools they need to pass transgender-inclusive non-discrimination and anti-violence legislation. Transgender youth are children or adolescents who do not identify with the gender they were born with.

Because transgender youth are usually dependent on their parents for care, shelter, financial support, and other needs, and because most doctors are reluctant to provide medical treatments to them, transgender youth face different challenges compared to adults.

Achieving our goal of transgender equality requires activism at the local, state and national levels. While NCTE focuses on federal policies, we strongly support and encourage the vital work of grassroots activists. This list features ideas for action that you can take at a local level.

Some will be challenging, some will be simple; all are effective ideas and we will include. Transgender people have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from their sex assigned at birth. Some transgender people who desire medical assistance to transition from one sex to another identify as transsexual.

Transgender, often shortened as trans, is also an umbrella addition to including people whose gender identity is the opposite of their assigned sex. Get this from a library.

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Finding Transgender & Intersex In the Library. We also collect items aimed at contemporary activists such as the Intersex Society of North America's Teaching Kit and Paisley Currah and Shannon Minter's Transgender Equality: A Handbook for Activists and Policymakers.

This Research Handbook will be an invaluable resource for researchers and students in the fields of law, sexuality and gender, as well as family studies, sociology, media and cultural studies, and medicine.

Activists will also benefit from its scholarly insight into. Paisley Currah and Shannon Minter. Transgender Equality: A Handbook for Activists and Policymakers (Washington, DC: Policy Institute of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, ).

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Striving for Equality. Author: The New York Times Editorial Staff; Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc ISBN: Category: Young Adult Nonfiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» In recent years, the public's awareness and understanding of the transgender community has grown drastically, from near total ignorance to a nuanced and.

In her APA Handbook chapters where she is speaking for the APA itself, in her own book, in a YouTube lecture, and journal articles (example ) she says sexual orientation does not come in two types—exclusively homosexual and exclusively heterosexual—that are rigid and unchangeable.

She is telling LGBT activists to stop promoting the myth. One of the leading transgender activists in the world, Jamison Green's earnest autobiography offers a brilliant analysis of the multiple challenges of social transition written by a Author: Diane Anderson-Minshall.

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Currah, Paisley. Transgender Equality: a Handbook for Activists and Policymakers. San Francisco, CA: National Center for Lesbian Rights; New York, NY: Policy Institute of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, File Size: KB.

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Transgender people can now openly serve in the US military, defense secretary Ash Carter announced on Thursday, the culmination of a years-long campaign by activists to change the Pentagon’s.

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It takes a diverse and historic approach, focusing on more than one idea or one experience of trans identity or trans history. Transgender: A Reference Handbook is a go-to resource about the transgender experience.

The book takes contemporary as well as historic aspects into : Stephanie Anayah. Words to Build Movements, Cultures, and Our Futures: A Review of Normal Life: Administrative Violence, Critical Trans Politics, and the Limits of Law and The Transgender Studies Reader 2.

Transgender Books, General Focus. Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity by Julia Serano. Whipping Girl explores trans issues, gender, and feminism mainly through the lens of trans women's cultural experiences; however, many trans men will find Serano's astute observations to be a breath of fresh air.

Serano moves away. An essential handbook of myth-busting facts and figures about the real lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people A fully revised and expanded edition of the book hailed by gay-rights pioneer Harry Hay as “truly astonishing a captivating compendium.”.

Transgender Equality: A Handbook for Activists and Policymakers – J By Paisley Currah, Shannon Minter & Jamison Green. The Task Force consistently puts out trans-inclusive pieces: Transitioning Our Shelters: A Guide to Making Homeless Shelters Safe for Transgender People – Decem By Lisa Mottet and John M.

Ohle. Resources for Transgender PeopleTransgender people in crisis should contact the following resources:The Trevor Project's 24/7/ Lifeline at U-TREVOR () or TrevorChat, their online instant messaging option, or TrevorText, a text-based support option.

If you are looking for peer support, you can visit TrevorSpace from anywhere in the. Transgender Resources. BOOK LIST. GENERAL (Educators and other professionals, trans adults, students of higher ed.) Blaise, M., () Playing It Straight: Uncovering Gender Discourses in the Early Childhood Classroom.

Nov 6, - Explore joannaoe's board "Transgender", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Transgender, Lgbt and Lgbt quotes.8 pins. Transgender: A Reference Handbook is a go-to resource about the transgender experience.

The book takes contemporary as well as historic aspects into consideration. It looks at ancient indigenous cultures that honored third, fourth, and fifth gender identities as well as more contemporary ideas of what "transgender" : Colleen Seale.

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Transgender Equality: A Handbook for Activists and Policy Makers: Written by Paisley Currah and Shannon Minter. Released in by the Policy Institute of the National Gay and Lesbian Taskforce.

Released in by the Policy Institute of the National Gay and Lesbian Taskforce. this groundbreaking book is an indispensable resource in the fight for the freedom and equality of those who cross gender boundaries. Moving beyond media representations to grapple with the real lives and issues of transgender people, Transgender Rights will launch a new moment for human rights activism in America.

With Transgender Military Ban Lifted, Obama Cements Historic LGBT Rights Legacy President Barack Obama speaks during a reception in recognition of LGBT Pride Month in the East Room of the White.

African Americans are, and have always been, a vibrant part of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) and same gender-loving community. From trailblazing pioneers such as openly gay novelist James Baldwin and transgender rights activist Marsha P. Johnson, to modern-day heroes such as actress Laverne Cox and basketball star Jason.

This is straight from the trans activists’ handbook; pronouns and toilets. Children are told choosing them is just a matter of how you feel, that it is not important what sex you are. Years 5 and 6 will already be using single sex toilets as it is the law they must be provided for children from age 8.Feb 2, - Books about the transgender experience.

See more ideas about Transgender books, Transgender and Books pins.The relationship between feminism and transgender theory and politics is surprisingly fraught. The goal in this entry is to outline some of the key philosophical issues at the intersections, and this can be accomplished only by attending to the history of feminist and trans politics as it has unfolded in the U.S.

“Transgender” as a politics and “trans studies” as a twin of “queer.

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