Transgender Activism Hits Second Life

From PixelPulse Magazine:

When The World Professional Association for Transgender Health holds its biennial symposium from Sept. 5-8 in the U.S., there’s a chance participants will be discussing what sort of role a unique environment like Second Life could play in helping people deal with gender identity issues. More specifically, they could be chatting and learning about the Transgender Resource Center that SL resident Jani Myriam opened in-world just over a month ago. Read more here.

I recently visited the Transgender Resource Center in Second Life and found the staff to be friendly and helpful. You can read more about the Transgender Resource Center here.

Marti Abernathey

Marti Abernathey

Founder at TransAdvocate
Marti Abernathey is a trans activist, political strategist, and trans media pioneer. She has been a grass roots organizer on the state and national level. Abernathey was a member of Barack Obama's LGBT Steering and Policy Committee, the founder of the Transgender sub-committee and Indiana's first ever transgender delegate to the Democratic National Convention. Abernathey is probably best known as the founder of the Transadvocate, and former managing editor (2002-2013).
Marti Abernathey
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