Trans activists meet at the White House today to discuss the state of transgender rights.
The National Black Justice Coalition launched its #BlackTransProud campaign.
A message to cis allies from s.e. smith: “What we’re asking for is your solidarity and your willingness to work with us for a better world.”
Dr. Ziegler explains why centering race in trans advocacy is crucial.
HuffPo marks the day with a celebration of “50 Transgender Icons.”
And in other news…
On the heels of a U.N. report naming Pakistan as one of the worst countries for children’s education, the country’s National Assembly passed a bill for free and compulsory education for all kids between five and 16 years old.
Kevin Clash, the puppeteer behind Elmo, has resigned from Sesame Street after a second allegation of sexual relations with a minor.
Christine Quinn, a New York City mayoral candidate, promises to keep “serial sexual harasser” and New York State Assemblyman Vito Lopez from City Council.
Emily Nussbaum writes about queer television writer/director/producer Ryan Murphy and the politics of camp for The New Yorker.