Guess what y’all — it’s Transgender Awareness Week! This week is about honoring voices and experiences from the Trans* community and embracing different gender identities. Because, let’s face it, gender isn’t always cut and dry. For some people, it’s complicatedº. So let’s take this time to listen, learn, share, and celebrate.
This great infographic from Fenway Health breaks it all down when it comes to Trans* health. Check it out and share!
-Chelsea @ Planned Parenthood
ºPersonally, I see gender as a big ball of wibbly-wobbly-timey-wimey stuff — but that’s just me.
Find out more about Transgender Day of Remembrance at www.transgenderdor.org
See the list of people who died because of anti-transgender violence in 2012.
When Elle Woods is sometimes your feminist inspiration
Tatyana Fazlalizadeh’s Street Art Confronts Sexual Harassment
Genius. Getting “hollered” at on the street is more often harassment than flattery!
Adults are not the only victims:
- 75% of domestic violence victims have children under the age of 18 at home.
- One in five children (20.3%) report witnessing a family assault during their lifetime.