5 Things To Know Before Getting Serious With A Trans Guy

5 Things To Know Before Getting Serious With A Trans Guy

Advice, Trans
According to the survey, conducted by the Williams Institute in 2016, 0.6% of U.S. adults identify themselves as transgender. Transgender persons are the part of the LGBT community and in their life, they overcome numerous obstacles. Dating a trans guy is both a challenging and exhilarating experience. It is full of new discoveries, happy moments, and tough struggles. So, before starting the transgender relationship, you should know some myths about it and there are some things you should be prepared for. Myths About The Transgender Relationship Trans relationships are mysterious and enigmatic. They are special as you share them with the special person. Despite the variety of prejudices about the trans relationships, in most cases, they are filled with love, mutual respect, and understanding. If you start dating a trans…
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Trans Activist Buck Angel

Trans Activist Buck Angel

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Recently, we had the chance to catch up with Buck Angel – porn star, trans activist, health educator and entrepreneur are just a few hats he wears.  He candidly shared with us his background and thoughts on everything from trannies to entrepreneurship to lube.  It was great fun and I hope we get to do more projects together in the future. When did you feel things were different? I had a great childhood.  I guess I was a tomboy, which my parents had no problem with and I was just Buck.  Occasionally, there were social events where I was supposed to “dress like a girl” but they were rare, and for the most part my parents just let me be who I was. Of course, this all changed with the…
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LGBTI CAREER FAIR FOR LAWYERS

LGBTI CAREER FAIR FOR LAWYERS

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The ALICE Summit 2016 is waiting with a diverse program and offers more room for networking, education, political discussions and fun activities and all underneath the motto “Finding Unicorns – Connecting LGBTI Lawyers”. Visitors may get in touch with many others during the speed networking session, they may discuss during a panel about marriage equality, talk to company representatives in the company lounge or enjoy a drink at the Law Reception in the evening. To celebrate a successful day you are welcome to join like-minded people to one of Cologne’s famous clubs. The days prior and after are also going to be used to enjoy some fun activities with others interested. ALICE – EUROPE’S FIRST LGBTI CAREER FAIR FOR LAWYERS – ALICE provides students, trainee teachers, lawyers and all those who are…
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Transgender HIV Prevention Coordinator

Transgender HIV Prevention Coordinator

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The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center - New York, NY The Transgender HIV Prevention Coordinator is responsible for the implementation and delivery of the spectrum of peer-centered mental health, alcohol, tobacco and substance abuse prevention, group and community client services offered for transgender and gender non-conforming people, their partners, family and communities to improve HIV treatment outcomes and prevent HIV. Transgender HIV Prevention Coordinator Principal Duties & Responsibilities: Work with the HIV Services Coordinator to meet agency administrative requirements, quality assurance and program planning requirements, including grant proposals, preparation of statistical and program reports, site licensing requirements, and other program documentation. Provide direct individual interventions including screening, intake, assessment, engagement, counseling, crisis-intervention, elements of case management and advocacy, referral and follow-up meetings in-person or by telephone, carrying a…
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A New Start  – Ray’s Story

A New Start – Ray’s Story

Queer Voices, Trans, Youth
Recently, we were contacted by Ray. Ray is transgender and living in a small town.  He is reaching out in hopes of a little help to start a new life. Ray recently met a woman, but unfortunately she moved away to attend school.  He is looking to crowdfund some money to cover the costs of moving and to start over. If you are moved by his story, here's how you can help http://www.gofundme.com/10u85y0 A New Start  - Ray's Story   Hi! If you've taken the time to check this out, then I should at least explain to you why you're here! So, if you'll give me a few minutes of your time, hopefully my story will inspire and move you. My name's Ray. I currently live in Ohio, in a small…
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Queer Voices Berlin Transgression

Queer Voices Berlin Transgression

Queer Voices, Trans
Berlin Transgression is a collection of untold stories of lovelorn queens of Berlin fighting to tear down a new, invisible wall which is the basis of our isolation. The film documents how the transvestite, transgender and transsexual artists struggle between two genders, two identities, two lives. It sheds light on the life of the artists who perform mainly at gay bars and fetish clubs. We followed our main characters not only to back-stage but also to their homes where they opened up their hearts about their deepest dreams and desires. Directed by Joel Lei, Yuki Terada Queer Voices Berlin Transgression Recently, we had a chance to sit down with Yuki to talk about the film and its KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN. Can you tell us a little bit of your background? I was…
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NYC Database and Reports Manager Lambda Legal

NYC Database and Reports Manager Lambda Legal

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Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund - New York, NY Lambda Legal seeks a Database and Reports Manager to join our Development Department. This position will be primarily responsible for working with the Development and Finance staff to create and maintain Development reports, exports and imports, and oversee the maintenance of the Raiser's Edge (possible new database in the near future) and Convio (online) database. This position reports to the Director of Database and Integrated Direct Marketing and supervises the Database Associate and Online Database Associate. Lambda Legal is a national, nonprofit organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education, and public policy work. Founded in 1973 and headquartered in New York…
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Los Angeles Transgender Job Fair 2015

Los Angeles Transgender Job Fair 2015

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TRANSGENDER ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT PROJECT Unfortunately, discrimination in the workplace against transgender people is still alarmingly common. That’s why the Los Angeles LGBT Center offers services to help transgender women and men develop professional skills, find employment with trans-friendly employers and thrive in the workplace. Los Angeles Transgender Job Fair 2015 Don't miss Job Fair 2015 - participation is free! Job Training + Employment Information + Meet Potential Employers Thursday, October 29 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. West Hollywood Library Auto Court 625 N. San Vicente Blvd., West Hollywood Parking will be available at the West Hollywood Library parking structure. Click here for more information. Free services include: One-on-one sessions with a client advocate Help setting and achieving career goals Job interview workshops Help crafting a powerful resume Name and gender change…
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NYC Pride 2015

NYC Pride 2015

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NYC Pride – Heritage of Pride hosts New York City’s Pride events in commemoration of the Stonewall Riots of 1969, the beginning of the modern Gay Rights movement. NYC, NY. PrideFest, which will be going into its 22nd year in 2015, is our annual LGBT street fair that combines vendors, entertainers and activities for a day of fun and celebration in the name of equality. PrideFest attracts thousands of out-of-state visitors and brings them together with local residents and families, corporate sponsors, community leaders and area business owners. PrideFest is the perfect place to stop to listen to a few tunes, grab a bite to eat or score some great Pride gear. And the best part is, attendance is totally FREE! So be sure and round out your Pride experience…
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PORTLAND BLACK PRIDE 2015

PORTLAND BLACK PRIDE 2015

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PORTLAND BLACK PRIDE – Portland Black Pride strives to showcase and celebrate the cultural and social contributions of Black/African American Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) people in Portland and across the country. Portland Black Pride is part of a national movement and celebration that unites and celebrates culture, gender identity, and sexual orientation! Portland, OR. PORTLAND BLACK PRIDE 2015   The black LGBT pride movement began as a result of the gay black minority community in the United States feeling marginalized and less a part of the whole gay community in participation, organization and administration and the cultural differences that prevented the community to fully participate in the gay movement. The Black Gay prides today as metamorphosed into a well established events that unite and bring together black…
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