• The Week In Transgenderism

    The Week In Transgenderism

    | Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

    It’s The Week In Transgenderism! Jazz Jennings was on television. Rene Richards talks about her coming out in the ’70s. The TG community is miffed with Zoey Tur. A trans man teen takes his own life. More photos of Eddie Redmayne as The Danish Girl. Trans hirstory in L.A. A video interview with David de Alba. Trans books for kids. Legislation. Restrooms. We’ve got it all in TWIT!

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  • Disembodied Voices: Eva

    Disembodied Voices: Eva

    | Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

    Today we welcome a new contributor to TGForum. Rathe Perez is a certified speech-language pathologist and internationally recognized transgender voice trainer. She will be contributing to TGForum several times in 2015. Today she tells the story of how she became interested in working with the TG community to give trans women better voices. It all began when she met Eva.

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  • Mysteries: Police Training Courses on Transgenderism

    Mysteries: Police Training Courses on Transgenderism

    | Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (1)

    Dana Bevan was called upon to help put together a course to educate police officers about transgenderism. The course was being developed by the Department of Justice and was slated to be rolled out to police departments around the country. Dana participated in a trial run of the course in Atlanta but then, after being told to wait for contact from the DOJ, she heard nothing. Today she explains what was being done and asks if any of our readers know if the course is still being considered.

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  • Meet Brit Somers -- TG Radio Host

    Meet Brit Somers — TG Radio Host

    | Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

    There is a trans broadcaster in Florida who has made a spot for herself on the air waves. She is, in fact,  the only trans woman hosting a regular radio show on broadcast radio. That’s the radio signal that flies through the air from a radio tower and gets picked up on FM and AM […]

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  • Chanelle's College CD Survival Guide, Part 2

    Chanelle’s College CD Survival Guide, Part 2

    | Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

    Attention all crossdressing co-eds, our college girl, Chanelle Nirok, has put together a video series on how to crossdress and have fun while you’re living in the dorm. Is that possible? Dorm life is a bit restrictive so how does a young CD express herself in that environment? Chapelle will educate you further in Part 2 of this series. Be prepared for your exam.

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  • Any day is a good day . . .

    Any day is a good day . . .

    | Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

    A chance comment from another sister in an elevator lead to a sudden realization for Cate O’Malley. “Any day is a good day when I’m wearing a dress.” It might just be the result of being raised by a mother who felt it was always best to make a good presentation or maybe wearing a dress really does make you feel better, more confident and sexy. Read what Cate has to say in Any day is a good day…

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  • The Week In Transgenderism

    The Week In Transgenderism

    | Mar 23, 2015 | Comments (2)

    It’s another edition of The Week In Transgenderism! Today we learn that Andreja Pejic is promoting her documentary about trans issues in Australia. Trans activists are calling for Zoey Tur’s resignation. There’s a trans character on The Bold and the Beautiful. A trans man was featured on CBS News. Another trans man was treated very badly by a hospital. Protests happened in L..A. and several TWIT Awards are handed out in this edition of TWIT!

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The Week In Transgenderism

| Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

It’s The Week In Transgenderism! Jazz Jennings was on television. Rene Richards talks about her coming out in the ’70s. The TG community is miffed with Zoey Tur. A trans man teen takes his own life. More photos of Eddie Redmayne as The Danish Girl. Trans hirstory in L.A. A video interview with David de Alba. Trans books for kids. Legislation. Restrooms. We’ve got it all in TWIT!

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Disembodied Voices: Eva

| Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

Today we welcome a new contributor to TGForum. Rathe Perez is a certified speech-language pathologist and internationally recognized transgender voice trainer. She will be contributing to TGForum several times in 2015. Today she tells the story of how she became interested in working with the TG community to give trans women better voices. It all began when she met Eva.

Read More

Mysteries: Police Training Courses on Transgenderism

| Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (1)

Dana Bevan was called upon to help put together a course to educate police officers about transgenderism. The course was being developed by the Department of Justice and was slated to be rolled out to police departments around the country. Dana participated in a trial run of the course in Atlanta but then, after being told to wait for contact from the DOJ, she heard nothing. Today she explains what was being done and asks if any of our readers know if the course is still being considered.

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Meet Brit Somers — TG Radio Host

| Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

There is a trans broadcaster in Florida who has made a spot for herself on the air waves. She is, in fact,  the only trans woman hosting a regular radio show on broadcast radio. That’s the radio signal that flies through the air from a radio tower and gets picked up on FM and AM […]

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Chanelle’s College CD Survival Guide, Part 2

| Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

Attention all crossdressing co-eds, our college girl, Chanelle Nirok, has put together a video series on how to crossdress and have fun while you’re living in the dorm. Is that possible? Dorm life is a bit restrictive so how does a young CD express herself in that environment? Chapelle will educate you further in Part 2 of this series. Be prepared for your exam.

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Any day is a good day . . .

| Mar 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

A chance comment from another sister in an elevator lead to a sudden realization for Cate O’Malley. “Any day is a good day when I’m wearing a dress.” It might just be the result of being raised by a mother who felt it was always best to make a good presentation or maybe wearing a dress really does make you feel better, more confident and sexy. Read what Cate has to say in Any day is a good day…

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The Week In Transgenderism

| Mar 23, 2015 | Comments (2)

It’s another edition of The Week In Transgenderism! Today we learn that Andreja Pejic is promoting her documentary about trans issues in Australia. Trans activists are calling for Zoey Tur’s resignation. There’s a trans character on The Bold and the Beautiful. A trans man was featured on CBS News. Another trans man was treated very badly by a hospital. Protests happened in L..A. and several TWIT Awards are handed out in this edition of TWIT!

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Keystone Conference 2015

| Mar 23, 2015 | Comments (1)

Every year around this time our own Sophie Lynne treks to central Pennsylvania for something of a spiritual retreat. She’s been doing it for the past seven years. Her destination is Harrisburg and her goal is to mix and mingle with her trans sisters and brothers at the Keystone Conference. This year was no different and Sophie was there and filed this report.

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A Christine-Jane Cartoon

| Mar 23, 2015 | Comments (0)

Christine-Jane has been commenting on the crossdressing lifestyle for years. First appearing in trans-magazines and newsletters before there was an Internet, she now comes to TGForum to skewer crossdresser foibles and fears with her pens and pencils. If the ladies in her cartoons seem familiar it’s because they are. We’ve all either met them or been them.

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Keystone 2015 Impressions and Photos

| Mar 23, 2015 | Comments (0)

Kristyn King spent the end of last week attending the Keystone Conference in Harrisburg, Pa. She shares some of her impressions today and over 20 of her photographs in a photo gallery from the event. One of the things she mentions as a big positive for the event is the supportive management and staff at the host hotel.

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A Poem: Crossroads

| Mar 23, 2015 | Comments (0)

Good morning my friends. Here is one of many poems I have written during the past three weeks. Although written prior to my arrival at the Keystone 2015 Conference, the words and meaning are apropos. Seeing good friends and sharing deep soul rending feelings in Nikki’s new look — the look Nikki has been seeking […]

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Fashion Trends for Spring

| Mar 23, 2015 | Comments (0)

Our brave Lorraine Anderson trudged out into the final slush of winter to pick up not one but two fashion magazines so she could research this article on spring fashion trends. Today she focuses on feet and the trendiest top. What are the foot fashions a girl in the know needs to have in her footwear arsenal? And what top is the go-to look this spring? Only one way to find that out. Read Lorraine’s Fashion Trends for Spring!

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Senior Transition

| Mar 23, 2015 | Comments (1)

A growing number of senior citizens are undertaking gender transition. Why are people waiting till their 60s and beyond to live in their true gender? Dr. Sherman Leis, the Philadelphia area based surgeon who established the Philadelphia Center for Transgender Surgery has some thoughts on the phenomenon.

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The Week In Transgenderism

| Mar 16, 2015 | Comments (0)

A young trans woman in England claims she can’t get a job because she’s a TS. New developments in Restroom Wars. Teen author and activist Jazz Jennings gets a modeling job and a TV show. There’s a new TG support group in Alaska and in Pennsylvania they’re gathering TG stories. Bruce Jenner’s transition reality show is on hold. A San Francisco drag queen is the new Mr. Leather. All that plus more and a few TWIT Awards is waiting for you in TWIT!

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