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New iPhone App Finds Nearby Gender Neutral Restrooms

from TransgenderEquality (http://transgenderequality.wordpress.com/2012/07/26/new-iphone-app-finds-nearby-gender-neutral-restrooms/) Finally, there is an easy way to find gender neutral restrooms while on the go. A new app, TranSquat, allows users to search for nearby gender neutral restrooms using their iPhone. The app is powered by safe2pee, … Continue reading

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Being Transgender in America

An excellent and thorough segment on the Melissa Harris-Perry show on MSNBC this past weekend.  If you care about trans* issues, or if you want to learn more, this segment is a terrific overview and starting point. http://video.msnbc.msn.com/melissa-harris-perry/47054424#47054424

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Gender-Neutral Restrooms

From Amplify.   Imagine a life in which even the simplest tasks are rendered impossible. A life in which going to a public restroom is dangerous because you could be harassed, beaten, even arrested. Perhaps in this existence you are … Continue reading

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Colorado Transgender Student Suspended For Using Women’s Restroom

Relevant for our LIST project. Dionne Malikowski, 16, claims she was told she would be suspended for three days from Fort Collins High School when she was caught using the women’s restroom. “I cried,” said Malikowski, who was born male … Continue reading

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Gender-neutral restrooms to be phased in to broader use on UT campus

Let’s hear it for the University of Texas! http://dailytexanonline.com/news/2011/07/24/gender-neutral-restrooms-be-phased-broader-use-campus

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Transgender Woman Severely Beaten at McDonalds

In case you wonder if there’s a need for a project like LIST, this story is a wake-up call. From The Bilerico Project, April 22, 2011 This is absolutely disgusting. After an unidentified transwoman tried to use the bathroom at … Continue reading

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Flushing the “Bathroom Bill” Fear Once and for All

By Mercedes Allen. March 22, 2011. As I write this, the LGBT community is struggling with a situation in Maryland where the provision for “public accommodations” has been removed from a bill that proposes to extend human rights to trans … Continue reading

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SPCAA / Project CHAMPS

Name:  SPCAA/Project CHAMPS Address:  3307 Avenue X Lubbock, TX 79411 Type of venue:  agency Gender Neutral?  Yes Wheelchair accessible?  Yes GPS Lat/Lon: 33.564231,-101.867224 Signage: Notes: This toilet is reserved for the clients, their friends & family of Project CHAMPS. Project … Continue reading

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