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A Powerful Poem About What It Feels Like To Be Transgender

Lee Mokobe is a South African slam poet and co-founder of Vocal Revolutionaries. Vocal Revolutionaries is a registered Non-profit organization, whose staff is volunteer based. It was founded in 2011 by Lee Mokobe who saw the need to improve the lives of youth in Cape Town by teaching them how to tell their stories from [...]

By |January 15th, 2018|Education Center|Comments Off on A Powerful Poem About What It Feels Like To Be Transgender

ONE STRAIGHT, WHITE, CIS-GENDER RABBI’S ROLE AS AN LGBTQ ALLY

Rabbi Mike Moskowitz Rabbi Mike Moskowitz, 2017 I was approached last week, after a speech I delivered on transgender inclusivity, and was asked if I had transitioned from female to male. I felt confusion, discomfort, and kinship with all of those who suffer the humiliating injustice that comes from the socially constructed entitlements [...]

By |December 17th, 2017|Education Center, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ONE STRAIGHT, WHITE, CIS-GENDER RABBI’S ROLE AS AN LGBTQ ALLY

PFLAG Jersey Shore Facilitator’s Book Helps Teens During Transition

Click the image to purchase Real Talk for Teens His mom called it alligator skin.  That’s the mental toughness transgender author Seth Jamison Rainess had to acquire if he wanted to make it in life.   And if his additional roles of psychologist, rehab counselor, life coach, motivational speaker, musician, computer analyst and entrepreneur [...]

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HRC and NCLR Develop Resource For Parents On Harmful Practice Of Conversion Therapy

The HRC and the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR), a national legal organization committed to advancing LGBTQ equality since 1977, released Just As They Are,  a comprehensive resource for parents on the harmful practice known as “conversion therapy.” The guide helps parents recognize when and how conversion therapy is promoted, provides information about the dangers of the practice, [...]

By |September 12th, 2017|Education Center|Comments Off on HRC and NCLR Develop Resource For Parents On Harmful Practice Of Conversion Therapy
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