I like this one better because it’s a well thought out reminder that understanding gender identity has a solid basis in science, and in 2017, the combined medical and nursing professions agree: Excluding Transgender Individuals From Facilities Consistent With Their Gender Identity Endangers Their Physical And Mental Health, Safety, And Well-Being.Friend of the court brief …
How do wealth and income inequality develop? And how can they be reversed? Source: Class Struggle Still Gets the Goods (@JacobinMag) I always learn something new when my photos are published, this time about theories of wealth accumulation and consolidation. In the case of this photo, by the way, it’s of a real American Airlines …
Via Washington Blade (@Washblade): A new study from the University of Arizona finds that the message of the “It Gets Better” video series, started in 2010 to combat LGBT teen suicide, may . . .Source: ‘It Gets Better’ may be harmful: study
I’m posting this here because of the posts it is linked to, written by a father of a transgender boy, and another by his son, about an incident at a wings restaurant where his son was humiliated.
The posts and the comments are remarkable examples of parenthood and leadership, as any I have ever seen.
I have always lived in this neighborhood as long as I have been in Washington, DC, and now I live in this and the Shaw neighborhood (right on the border), where it’s clear this is where the future was born.
If there’s any doubt, check out my blog series on historic Vermont Avenue. We walk in the footsteps of giants every day here.
Hope has no age limit.
Almost 29,000 views (of this photo) and counting…. I guess human beings are drawn to equality 🙂 .