Trans living

Slam (poem) About Gender (FtM)

Slam (poem) About Gender (FtM)

This is one of the only things I’ve written to express myself. I wish I could say it out loud with the emotion and feeling I put into it but I’m too scared, so I share it here.

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Am I still a lesbian if I’m attracted to my transgender friend?

Am I still a lesbian if I’m attracted to my transgender friend?

Question asked by Sara (22 years old homosexual woman from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on January 16, 2011 by

Sorted in Friendship, Love, Discovery, Age difference, En questionnement, Questions, Relationships, Transsexuality, Lesbian living, Trans living

Hi Sara, You say you have been with the same girlfriend for a while now.  How long is that to you? Some people might think that 6 months is a long time, others might say 2 years. You want to know if you are still considered a lesbian if you ... Read more.
I dislike my guy parts but like hanging out with guys, doing guy things

I dislike my guy parts but like hanging out with guys, doing guy things

Question asked by Zach (15 years old questioning from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on July 7, 2010 by

Sorted in Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions, Trans living

Hey Zach, Thanks for writing in to us at AlterHéros. From your post, it sounds as though you are pretty confused about some of the feelings you're having. First of all, rest assured that at your age, it's completely normal to start wondering about your attraction to the ... Read more.
<EM>Transamerica</EM> : the best that American cinema has to offer

Transamerica : the best that American cinema has to offer

I don’t know what’s been going on these days…Call it Revenge of the Independent Films! Lately, the U.S. has been releasing some excellent movies – a big change from the usual, poor quality, special effects-filled blockbusters with no storyline that they usually send us. A few weeks ago, a great movie hit our screens: Transamerica

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The demise of House Government Bill C-392 on transsexuals rights

The demise of House Government Bill C-392 on transsexuals rights

The introduction of House Government Bill C-392 as an amendment to the Canadian Human Rights Act, in order to render “sexual identity” and “sexual expression” as legit motives for discrimination, saw its demise on November 29th, 2005 with the dissolution of Parliament.

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Transexual Day of pride: Stepping out of the closet, loud and proud!

Transexual Day of pride: Stepping out of the closet, loud and proud!

On the 30st of April, the Second Edition of the Transexual Day of pride was being held at the Batshaw Center in Montreal. The event, which has been organised by the CTTQ (Coalition des Transsexuel(le)s et Transsexué(e)s du Québec (Transexual and transexuated Coalition of Quebec)) and that was directed by Danielle Chénier, held a series of […]

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