dnaindia.com - Gargi Gupta
Kalki Subramanian will come as something of a shock to all those who get their idea of the transgender community from the hijras they see at traffic junctions. In Delhi recently for the launch of Songs of The Caravan, an album of songs sung by transgenders from all across India, Kalki is dressed in a rich red anarkali suit, tastefully made-up and accessorised in gold heels and clutch. The Chennai-based transgender and activist takes the lead in inviting chief guests, Brinda Karat and Swami Agnivesh, to the dais, and introducing them to the audience. ...
lcsun-news.com - By Damien Willis
Las Cruces - Eusabia Dominguez and her fiance, Jason Gilbert, sat around the dinner table in the cozy apartment they share, making wedding plans. When the couple exchanges vows on Saturday, Feb. 21, the couple believes they will make local history - because Eusabia will become Las Cruces' first openly transgender bride.
gaytimes.co.uk - Fran Warburton
Bethany Black, Britain's only goth, lesbian and transsexual comedian has opened the doors on life as a trans woman in an exclusive blog.
huffingtonpost.co.uk - Jack Sommers
If those who selected Emily Brothers to run as Labour's parliamentary candidate for Sutton and Cheam in May thought the biggest challenges in her life came from being blind, they were wrong.
"Hello, my name is Milla. It's not easy being me."
These are the words of an incredibly brave nine-year-old transgender boy, who has struck a chord with millions of people in a video announcing to the world that he has decided to live as a boy.
winnipegfreepress.com - By: Carol Sanders
The first year of living as a woman was a year of "living on edge," recalls Rikki Dubois. She looked like a woman, but worried all of her identification said she was a man. Every time she drove, she was afraid "What if I get pulled over?" When... [more]
sbs.com.au - By Stephanie Anderson
It was during her university years that Janet Rice first met her future wife, then known as Peter.
The young climate activist and future Nobel Prize winning climatologist dated for three years before tying the knot, settling down in t... [more]
I changed gender to become the man I always felt I was (Feb 6, 2015)
liverpoolecho.co.uk - By Janet Tansley
When he joined a basketball team, his team mates treated Lewis Hancox like one of the boys.
What he didn't tell them was that he was actually a girl.
It's only now - with a little unexpected help from TV stars Graham... [more]
Families facing gender change challenges (Feb 6, 2015)
bbc.com - By Pritti Mistry - BBC News
Gender reassignment surgery is typically a traumatic and emotional process for those going through it. But how do their loved ones cope with the dramatic change in their lives?
My Transgender Life -- Transitioning at Age 64 (Feb 6, 2015)
huffingtonpost.com - Grace Anne Stevens - Author, Speaker, and Trainer on graceful change for organizations and individuals and living authentically for all people, ages and genders.
It was another snowy Friday morning, and I met my son and eight-month-old grandson at the mall. I alwa... [more]
buzzfeed.com - Sally Tamarkin - BuzzFeed Staff
Sparkle Thornton, 33, is a yoga instructor and massage therapist who lives in the Bay Area. Originally from Asheville, North Carolina, she started practicing yoga when she was 19 and became an instructor at age 25. ...
Dr. Drew talks to Transgender YouTuber Nicole Ramos (Feb 5, 2015)
hlntv.com - By Dr. Drew staff
Speculation surrounding Bruce Jenner has fueled a lot of questions about being transgender. YouTube star Nicole Ramos, who transitioned from male to female, joined the show to help us understand.
Annie's Mailbox: Gender transition help sought (Feb 4, 2015)
Dear Annie: I've lived my entire life feeling as though I was born the wrong gender. Transitioning is not an option. I was born female and look it. I would have a hard time passing as male. Also, I have heard nothing but horror stories regarding the surgery.
buzzfeed.com - Sarah Karlan - BuzzFeed Staff
Qbdoo, or Q for short, is an 8-year-old who lives in Brooklyn, New York. He loves to read and hang out with friends, but he doesn't like scary movies - typical 8-year-old stuff, really.
Manhood (Jan 29, 2015)
huffingtonpost.com - Zoe Dolan
I used to believe I was unlovable because I am transsexual. And I thought it was not me but them.
Before my sex change, I feared that the surgery would somehow go wrong and the result would repel men. I went ahead because the corrosive eff... [more]
dailystar.co.uk - By Emma Kelly
Rebekah Shelton, who appeared as Brit-loving Brazilian Rodrigo Lopes on the tenth series of BB, underwent sex reassignment surgery last year, and has now received facial reconstruction to achieve the feminine features she desires.
Summer Mendes was subjected to cruel homophobic taunts and accusations of being a witch when she first made her transformation five years ago.
But now the 47-year-old has made the bravest decision of her life by becoming a woman and said she is "final... [more]
mirror.co.uk - By Coleen Nolan
I'm a man of 60 and live with my mum who's 88.
When she's in bed I dress as a woman and sometimes I drive to car parks and get out and walk around.
Born a woman, but always been a man (Jan 26, 2015)
therakyatpost.com - By: Fernando Fong
Kuala Lumpur - Transman Dorian Wilde believes that his life story reflects the marginalisation and vulnerability of he transgender community in the country.
Dorian, 27, had realised from a very young age that he was different, but i... [more]
Cross-dressers break the mold of traditional Pakistan (Jan 26, 2015)
mashable.com - BY Elizabeth Pierson
Across conservative Pakistan, where extremists launch frequent attacks and many locals follow a strict interpretation of Islam, male cross-dressers face the challenge of balancing two identities.