Trans Americans are Americans, Too

Donald Trump just announced, on Twitter, that the military would no longer allow transgender individuals to serve in the US military. https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/890193981585444864 https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/890196164313833472 https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/890197095151546369 I want to say I am surprised, but I am not. I am, however, deeply appalled that this administration is rolling back more rights that the transgender community has fought so …

Pride, 2017

It took me a long time to find the words to describe Pride this past weekend. Some of the words were easy—joy, exuberance, vivaciousness. The sun was bright and the rainbows were brighter. Glitter-filled beards and sparkly tu-tus abound. A veritable cornucopia of cute dogs enjoying the crowd as much as their people were. Despite …