Opinion: National attacks on trans people, gender-affirming care reverberate in Maine / by Aspen Ruhlin

Across the country, conservative politicians have been fighting to ban access to gender-affirming care for members of the transgender community. While their overt actions have been focused on trans youth, the impact reaches further. Texas has gone so far as to investigate supportive parents of trans minors for child abuse, and while the federal governmentContinue reading “Opinion: National attacks on trans people, gender-affirming care reverberate in Maine / by Aspen Ruhlin”

Transgender rights: China advances while US backslides / by Serena Sojic-Borne

This year, transgender star and People’s Liberation Army veteran Jin Xing announced the re-launch of her talk show. It aired in 2015-2017 as the most-watched show in China. With 100 million viewers, Jin was the world’s most popular trans celebrity. Her rise to fame foretells the Chinese people’s rise against transphobia. But in the US,Continue reading “Transgender rights: China advances while US backslides / by Serena Sojic-Borne”