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Crystal Meth, Gay Men, and Trans Women of Color Was the Topic at Last Week's Harlem Forum

At a recent public forum an array of public health experts, researchers, and community activists took the stage to discuss ways to combat inroads that crystal meth has made among gay men and trans women of color in New York City in recent years.

By Tim Murphy

Florida: HIV Care Lacking for Transgender Women

Florida fails to deliver basic HIV services to many transgender women, endangering their health and contributing to an uncontrolled HIV epidemic in the state.

By Human Rights Watch

56 Major Companies Respond to Alarming Effort to Erase Transgender People from Legal Protections

Responding to a rising tide of legislative and administrative attempts to further marginalize transgender, gender non-conforming and intersex people, 56 major companies issued a business statement in support of transgender equality.

By Lambda Legal

Trump's Trans Erasure Rule Explained

PWN-USA's Anand Kalra offers her "breakdown of what we can expect to happen if the proposed rule changes to define gender as birth-genitals, binary, and fixed go through."

By Anand Kalra for Positive Women's Network of the United States of America (PWN-USA)

Reasons Why You Shouldn't Freak Out (Yet) Over the Trump Transgender Memo

Trans people living with HIV may be wondering what this latest Trump administration attack on LGBTQ people and health care might mean for them down the line.

By Tim Murphy

Your Vote, Your Voice, Your Weapon: Fight Back for Trans and GNC Americans

After this week's "bare-knuckled assault on the civil rights and safety of people who identify as outside of the gender binary," Arpita Appannagari says we must, "[g]ather your friends and neighbors, and GO VOTE for candidates who will protect the ri...

By Arpita Appannagari for The Center for HIV Law and Policy

Trans People With HIV: Memo to Me

We asked transgender people living with HIV: If you could give advice to your younger self, what would you say?

Trump Administration Effort to Erase Transgender Americans Will Not Stand

Transgender Americans have received confirmation of what they had long suspected -- namely, the Trump-Pence administration is literally trying to write them out of the law by defining them out of existence.

By Diana Flynn for Lambda Legal

Ten Trans Folks Talk About Their Health Care Priorities

TheBody asked participants at the 8th Annual Conference on Transgender Health what they had found to be the most important aspect of their own trans health care journey.

By Tim Murphy

Planned Parenthood Affiliates Extend Transgender Health Care Services Across the Country

As part of a larger initiative to better serve the needs of transgender patients, Planned Parenthood affiliates in 21 states now offer gender-affirming hormone therapy to transgender patients.

By Martha Kempner