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Introducing New Transadvocate Contributors: Matt Kailey and Jennifer Carr

in Featured/Marti Abernathey

The list of The Transadvocate contributors is growing by two today! Please Welcome Matt Kailey and Jennifer Carr! Kailey is a transsexual man and an award-winning author, blogger, and community leader, as well as a nationally recognized speaker and trainer on transgender issues. He blogs at Tranifesto. You can learn more about him here. Jennifer…

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Welcome!

in Opinion

I want to welcome new Transadvocate contributors Monica Helms of Trans Universe and Mercedes Allen of Dented Blue Mercedes! Please take a minute to show them some TA love.

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Déjà Vu All Over Again!?! Do We Hafta???

in Politics/Vanessa Edwards Foster

“So I get on my knees and pray … we won’t get fooled again!” — the Who Fresh on the heels of Southern Comfort Conference (SCC), many of the transgender community reveled in what seemed a penultimate victory: HRC – yes, the Human Rights Campaign – was actually appearing to take the transgender community as…

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Not A Feminist By Birth Or Biology

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I’ve been over at Feministing all day, writing responses to “You learn something new every day.” The post is a response to The BBC’s recent coverage of a debate with Julie Bindel. Julie believes that sex reassignment surgery is a “mutilation.” The debate over there is one of the best I’ve ever encountered. There’s a…

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R We Family?

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I’ve been home a little over a week from my vacation on the R Family Vacation summer cruise to the Bahamas. I’ve had a week to sit back and reflect on the trip. For those that don’t know, R Family Vacations is the brainchild of Gregg Kaminsky and Kelli O’Donnell. It’s billed as a cruise…

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Give A Big Welcome

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Everyone give a big warm welcome to our newest blogger, Jenn Burleton.  She blogs here.

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