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Moving On: ‘FTLOG, Caitlyn Jenner Is Not Pretending to Be a Woman’ | Dana Beyer

June 14th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

I am going to tackle head-on the conservative attack on Caitlyn Jenner that has erupted since the Rachel Dolezal story broke. I will leave the response to Dolezal to others to parse, but I will take my colleague, Jonathan Capehart’s advice and “move along” to, once again, school the conservatives in biology. Source: Moving On: […]

Caitlyn Jenner and Gender Stereotypes – NYTimes.com

June 13th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Feminism and identity: Readers discuss “What Makes a Woman?” and transgender issues. I am so pleased that more people are engaged in a conversation about gender as a result of Caitlin’s emergence as herself. Since I have worked with and learned from trans people for many years, these comments are familiar. Source: Caitlyn Jenner and […]

Mow the Lawn

June 12th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Life is more repetitive than revelatory. To find happiness, perform the task at hand well. Source: Mow the Lawn

Transgender, at War and in Love – Video – NYTimes.com

June 11th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

This short documentary shares the challenges of a transgender military couple, who are banned from serving openly. Source: Transgender, at War and in Love – Video – NYTimes.com

Overvalued Genitals and Undervalued Brains – A Trans Response to Christian Conservatives Uncomfortable with Caitlyn Jenner

June 7th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

The impact of Jenner’s debut has been nothing short of extraordinary. Media outlets that struggled to properly report on trans persons in police blotters just a few years ago are suddenly interested i Source: Overvalued Genitals and Undervalued Brains – A Trans Response to Christian Conservatives Uncomfortable with Caitlyn Jenner

Transgender Children’s Books Fill a Void and Break a Taboo

June 6th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Mainstream publishing houses are increasingly giving visibility to transgender authors and their books, which are aimed at broader and younger audiences. Source: Transgender Children’s Books Fill a Void and Break a Taboo

What Makes a Woman? – NYTimes.com

June 6th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

There is a collision course between feminists and transgender activists. Source: What Makes a Woman? – NYTimes.com

The Christian Response to Caitlyn Jenner’s Vanity Fair Cover and Transgender Identity – The Atlantic

June 6th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

The backlash against her recent Vanity Fair cover—and the outrage this backlash has created—is part of a broader culture-war fight. Source: The Christian Response to Caitlyn Jenner’s Vanity Fair Cover and Transgender Identity – The Atlantic

Sheryl Sandberg’s Post on Late Husband Sets Off Meditations on Grief – NYTimes.com

June 5th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Sheryl Sandberg’s post on her late husband, Dave Goldberg, marking the end of a 30-day mourning period, has sparked numerous meditations on grief. Source: Sheryl Sandberg’s Post on Late Husband Sets Off Meditations on Grief – NYTimes.com

To Treat Depression, a New Approach Tries Training the Brain – WSJ

June 5th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Computer games, chirping birds and electrical stimulation in studies to change how depressed people think. Source: To Treat Depression, a New Approach Tries Training the Brain – WSJ

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