Monthly Archives: November 2014

Transgender Awareness after the Week

Commentary by Nina Brennan Most people would argue that the momentum for LGBTQ equality has been gathering remarkable steam over the past few decades; same-sex marriage, of course, being one of the most forefront debates across the United States. Yet, … Continue reading

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Listening to Trans* Stories is the Way

Research Reviewed by Michael Tew This review examines the conclusions of two studies about Trans* identity development. One is from a social work perspective and the other from communication studies. Both conclude that expression of the self is central to … Continue reading

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“I Don’t Consider Myself an Activist”

Nina Brennan On October 30, 2014, in an editorial to Bloomberg Businessweek, Apple CEO Tim Cook declared himself “proud to be gay.” Cook, a longtime advocate for LGBTQ equality policy, explained that while he has been open about his sexual … Continue reading

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