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ABC News Producer Who Changed Genders Does It Again

ABC News Producer Who Changed Genders Does It Again

It was only a few months ago that ABC News producer Don Ennis created some news by announcing that he was now a she: Dawn Ennis. After hinting on a personal Facebook page that a big change was in the offing, Ennis posted a photo of himself ... herself ... wearing a long brunette wig and declared the new... Read More »

First Transgender Navy SEAL Comes Out

First Transgender Navy SEAL Comes Out

By Brian Jones A retired Navy SEAL is poised to blow the doors off the military's policy on transgender people. Kristin Beck was a member of the most elite special operations unit in the world -- SEAL Team 6. She deployed 13 times. She earned a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star. She served in the same unit that... Read More »

ABC News Producer Comes Out As Transgender

ABC News Producer Comes Out As Transgender

ABC News producer comes out as a woman, online and off Read More »

Transgender Job Seekers Face Uphill Battle

Transgender Job Seekers Face Uphill Battle

By Blake Ellis Rebecca Juro, 50, has been unemployed for the last four years and she can't help but think it's because she's transgender. She has applied for almost 100 jobs and has gone on close to 20 interviews, but there have been no offers. No one says they aren't hiring her because she's transgender. But... Read More »

Transgender Teacher, Mark Krolikowski, Sues After Being Branded 'Worse Than Gay'

Transgender Teacher, Mark Krolikowski, Sues After Being Branded 'Worse Than Gay'

By Russell Goldman A transgender teacher is suing a New York City Catholic school after more than 30 years working there, claiming that it wrongfully terminated him for growing out his hair, painting his fingernails and being "worse than gay." In a lawsuit, Mark Krolikowski, 59, alleges that after 32 years... Read More »

Transgender Man Tearfully Tells Senators About His Suffering At Work

Transgender Man Tearfully Tells Senators About His Suffering At Work

Kylar Broadus was a self-described workaholic when he was working for a financial institution in the early 1990s. Then suddenly, he began receiving harassing phone calls and given assignments after hours due the next morning. He was told he wasn't allowed to talk to certain people. Finally he was forced out,... Read More »

N.Y. State Weighs Transgender Anti-Discrimination Bill

N.Y. State Weighs Transgender Anti-Discrimination Bill

ALBANY, N.Y. - A year after lawmakers legalized gay marriage, the next civil rights debate taking shape in Albany is discrimination against transgender New Yorkers who say they face it in employment and housing and when they're in public all because they stray from what's accepted as male and female norms in... Read More »

New Rights Employers Have To Give Transgender Workers

New Rights Employers Have To Give Transgender Workers

As of Monday, almost 1 million Americans have a federal protection that they never had before. In a historic vote, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission decided unanimously that discrimination on the basis of gender identity was discrimination on the basis of sex. Transgender Americans suddenly got a... Read More »

Omaha OKs LGBT Worker Protections

Omaha OKs LGBT Worker Protections

After years of effort by the city's gay community, workers in Omaha, Neb., will soon be protected from discrimination based on sexual orientation or identity, following a narrow vote Tuesday to approve such legislation. The win didn't come easy. Omaha's city council voted 4-3 in favor of the ordinance, which... Read More »

Survey: Colleges Can Do A Better Job In Helping Gay Students Find Work

Survey: Colleges Can Do A Better Job In Helping Gay Students Find Work

When it comes to helping gay students prepare for life after college, few of the nation's institutions of higher education earn top honors in providing them with relevant resources to aid in a successful job search upon graduation, a new survey finds. Of the 109 colleges surveyed, just 6 percent of career... Read More »

Macy's Worker Fired For Challenging Transgender Teen In Changing Room

Macy's Worker Fired For Challenging Transgender Teen In Changing Room

Natalie Johnson, a Macy's employee in San Antonio, Texas, was convinced the teenager in women's clothes and makeup was male. So she watched the teen shop in the women's section. And when the teen left the women's changing room, she intervened. "I had to just straightforward tell him, 'You're a man,' " the... Read More »

What's in a Name? Big Profits, Apparently

What's in a Name? Big Profits, Apparently

flickr.com Oh no he didn't! Oh yes she did-- and it worked! You wouldn't think professional gender bias in this century would be much of an issue, but according to an extremely successful female blogger/copywriter who goes by the name of James Chartrand, taking on a male pen name meant the difference between... Read More »

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