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writers wanted

WRITERS WANTED! (posted on behalf of LA County DHSP) TRANSinLA newsletter 5.8.17 TRANS in LA is a blog and social media network (Tumblr, Facebook, Twitter) for the Los Angeles County trans community. We are for trans by trans in partnership with … Continue reading

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Talia Bettcher – response to Hypatia controversy over “In Defense of Transracialism”

Hypatia — a feminist philosophy journal — retracts article about “transracialism” and issues an apology after backlash. The article is “In Defense of Transracialism” by Rebecca Tuvel I want to share my thoughts about the Hypatia controversy. But, I want … Continue reading

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please support Biyuti Press (run by and for trans women of color)

Biyuti Press is run by and for trans women of color. It is the only press of its kind. Please support! Push to the next Level! – biyuti publishing PUBLISHBIYUTI.ORG

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“A” for addict, “W” for whore, and “T” for thief

“A” for addict, “W” for whore, and “T” for thief. Flying over the Mid-West, I just finished reading Michael Cunningham’s “The Snow Queen.” A story of the human condition, being in love, being an addict. Through his lovable characters, Cunningham … Continue reading

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Nationwide survey of law enforcement attitudes towards transgender people

CONTACT: Jan Redfern [] I recently conducted a nationwide survey of law enforcement attitudes towards transgender people. The results were just published in the Journal of Law Enforcement. The article is attached and is available at  %5Bpdf%5D I thought the results … Continue reading

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Call for older FTM writers

Letters for My Elder Brothers (Please Share Widely) Edited by Konnor Crewe Call for Submissions Trans men who come out in their 40s, 50s and 60s face different issues than those who are transitioning earlier in life. Letters for My … Continue reading

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“Transsexualism and Brain Sex” | audio

“Transsexualism and Brain Sex”  Talia Mae Bettcher, Ph.D.  2013 APA Pacific Division Annual Meeting | March 30, 2013 Society for Analytical Feminism The metaphysics of sex (differences) and sexual orientation: in or out of the social change recipe? Click on … Continue reading

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Call For Submissions: Trans*Scribe (deadline 03/01/13)

  Call For Submissions: Trans*Scribe on February 12, 2013 We haven’t trotted out a theme issue in quite some time now, but times they are a-changing! A month ago, when Annika let us know that she’d be taking an indefinite internet … Continue reading

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Transgender Population Estimates – new from Los Angeles County

HOT OFF THE PRESSES! this just in from the County of Los Angeles: Transgender Population Estimates 2-12-13 pub We are in the process of putting up the revised Transgender Population Estimates on our website and wanted you all to have … Continue reading

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Trans Women and “Interpretive Intimacy” by Talia Mae Bettcher

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