trans http://kalw.org en Out In The Bay 10914 Lesbian Health Issues http://kalw.org/post/out-bay-10914-lesbian-health-issues <p>Lesbian Health Issues.</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 03:43:16 +0000 JoAnn Mar 38215 at http://kalw.org Commentary: Growing up trans http://kalw.org/post/commentary-growing-trans <p></p><p></p><p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Figuring out one’s identity can be a life-altering process. Mills College student Skylar Crownover sent us this commentary about how the way people perceive gender affects a very basic part of their day.</em></p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 01:19:05 +0000 Holly Kernan 22780 at http://kalw.org Commentary: Growing up trans Trans Cabaret Star Justin Vivian Bond is "Mx America" http://kalw.org/post/trans-cabaret-star-justin-vivian-bond-mx-america <P>Marilyn Pittman talks with Justin Vivian Bond about her years as "Kiki" from the Tony-nominated show, "Kiki and Herb Alive on Broadway;" her memoir, the Lambda Literary Award-winning,"Tango: My Childhood, Backwards and in High Heels;" and her new show, "MX (mix) America" at the Rrazz Room October 12th-14th in San Francisco.</P> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 20:26:29 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 17293 at http://kalw.org Trans Cabaret Star Justin Vivian Bond is "Mx America" Today on Your Call: What are transgender people facing today? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-are-transgender-people-facing-today <p>On today&#39;s Your Call, we&rsquo;re talking about the trans* movement for social and legal equality. Thirty-four states can still deny employment, housing, or education to those who identify as transgender. What are the realities of those who live under the trans* label? Where are we seeing positives in education in activism? Join us at 10 or leave a comment at yourcallradio.org. What role should the government play in protecting trans* people? How far has society come in terms of accepting gender variance? It&rsquo;s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Becca Hoekstra 12813 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What are transgender people facing today?