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Transgender advocate and webcaster JESSIE GENDER explains the medical procedures behind gender confirmation surgeries.

Jessie Gender Explains Medical Transitions…And, We Love Her For It

November 30, 2017 • “You have to get your junk hair removed…” We. Love....

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How To Help Get WA State To Change Rules On Birth Certificate Changes

November 29, 2017 • Making Gender changes on Birth Certificates is an important step for...

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Grindr Adds New Transgender Inclusive Features

November 21, 2017 • New features allow transgender Grindr users to include gender identity and pronouns and offer...

Seattle based artist JONO VAUGHAN has won the 2017 Betty Bowen Award for he r ongoing PROJECT 42 honoring transgender lives. One piece from the series "Tiffany Berry" is on display at the Minnesota Museum of American Art in the exhibition “We the People”. Photo: Jono Vaughan

Artist Jono Vaughan Wins SAM’s Betty Bowen Award For Transgender Themed Project

September 15, 2017 • Seattle artist Jono Vaughan is the winner of Seattle Art Museum’s Betty...

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Virginia Mason Schedules Open House For Transgender Health Care

September 13, 2017 • Seattle’s Virginia Mason Medical Center is a local leader in providing health care...

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“Karnoski v. Trump” Is Filed In Seattle To Combat Trump’s Trans Ban In...

August 28, 2017 • The battle challenging Donald Trump’s banning of transgender troops in the US military...

The 16th annual Gender Odyssey Conference is happening Aug 23rd to 27th in Seattle. Photo via Gender Odyssey website

2017 Gender Odyssey Has FREE Events All Weekend

August 23, 2017 • The 16th annual Gender Odyssey Conference is going on this weekend in...

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37 % of Transgender Washingtonians have experienced homelessness in their lifetimes

August 15, 2017 • Local transgender community responds to shocking discrimination...

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Transgender TV Characters Positively Shape Audience Attitudes

August 10, 2017 • Transgender TV characters have the power to shape audience attitudes,...

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Chelsea Manning Goes Vogue

August 10, 2017 • Hmmmm…..to be honest, not sure what to make of this story which oddly combines whistle...

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Trump Bans Transgender Military Personnel; Community Reacts With Fury

July 26, 2017 • In yet another pathetic attempt to distract and divide, Donald Trump tweeted out this morning...

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VICTORY! I-1552 Fails to Qualify for the WA State November Ballot

July 7, 2017 • For the second time in a row, anti-trans bigots failed to get a...

No Justice No Pride protesters shut down the 2017 Seattle Pride Parade in downtown Seattle with Black Lives Matter activists. Photo: Basil Shadid

No Justice No Pride Issues Statement; Shuts Down Seattle Pride Parade

June 25, 2017 • Protesters have shut down the 2017 Seattle Pride Parade at approximately 11:50 am PDT this...

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Victory Fund Endorses 9 LGBTQ Candidates Including Jenny Durkan For Seattle Mayor

May 22, 2017 • A few months ago, the 2017 Seattle Mayor’s race was looking to be a bit...

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Chelsea Manning’s First Post Release Photo

May 18, 2017 • Earlier today, CHELSEA MANNING, the former U.S. Army intelligence analyst who...

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PWR BTTM Tour Collapses Including July Stop At Neumos After Sexual Abuse Allegations

May 15, 2017 • The once popular Queercore duo known as  PWR BTTM is seeing the collapse of...

CeCe McDonald and Laverne Cox in FREE CECE! the opening night film at the 12th annual Translation Film Festival produced by Three Dollar Bill Cinema.

Tickets/Passes Now On Sale For Translations, Now The Biggest Transgender Film Festival In...

April 19, 2017 • Three Dollar Bill Cinema’s annual Translations Film Festival, its annual May festival...

Rock icon Melissa Etheridge is coming to Seattle on May 7th...and, endorses Mac McGregor for Seattle City Council

Melissa Etheridge Endorses Mac McGregor For City Council Prior To Her May 7th...

April 13, 2017 • All things Melissa Etheridge in this post. The popular out lesbian rocker has captivated her...

Author/Activist Hida Viloria will be at  Elliot Bay Books in Seattle this Friday, March 31.

Latinx Intersex Author/Activist Hida Viloria At Elliot Bay To Promote “Born Both: An...

March 31, 2017 • We heard about this so late we just got a chance to write this up which is too bad because...

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Seattle Announces City Will Join Lawsuit For Trans Student Rights

March 2, 2017 • Via the Office of the Mayor of Seattle: City joins lawsuit for...

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LGBTQ Community Condemns Trump Admin’s Attack On Trans Student Rights

February 23, 2017 • As expected, the Trump Administration announced Wednesday night that they would rescind...

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Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning Sentence

January 18, 2017 • As one of his final acts acts President Obama commuted the 35 year sentence for convicted...

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Gender Justice League Organizes “Say My Name:Name and Gender Marker Change Clinic”

December 14, 2016 • While it’s uncertain times for everyone right now due to the impending...