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Transmissions: TDOR 2020: A time to turn the tide

Transmissions: TDOR 2020: A time to turn the tide

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith

In the earliest days of the Remembering Our Dead project, which led to the Transgender Day of Remembrance, may of us shared a hope that by showing the astounding level of anti-transgender violence we face, perhaps we could begin to stem the tide.

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A cooking gadget has revolutionized the preparation of homemade cannabis edibles.

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For better or worse, humans have a remarkable tendency to use myth, fables, and legends to help better understand the world around them.


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On October 5, Monica Roberts died at home in Houston.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | October 7, 2020

The presidency isn't just about the president.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | September 23, 2020

Over the last few months, "Harry Potter" author JK Rowling as devolved from a beloved children's author to the trans equivalent of reviled anti-gay crusader Anita Bryant.

By Cynthia Laird | September 18, 2020

In a continuing effort to receive support from readers, the Bay Area Reporter has launched its membership program.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | September 9, 2020

Allow me a moment to bellyache.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | August 26, 2020

Every so often, I like to step back a bit, and discuss some of the bare basics of being trans.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | August 12, 2020

There really wasn't a lot out there that was aimed at me when I was a young, closeted trans kid growing up in the suburbs.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | July 29, 2020

In 2016, right around this time of year, I wrote about an often-overlooked element of the United States government.


By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | July 15, 2020

Many years ago, when I was early in my own transition, I was listening to a drive-time talk show on KFI in Los Angeles. The topic at hand was a teacher who had just come out as a trans woman.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | July 1, 2020

Netflix recently released "Disclosure," a documentary created by Sam Feder, Amy Scholder, and Laverne Cox.


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