GENDER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GENDER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Freedom to impose on others? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58216886-82/freedom-impose-religion-age.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58216886-82/freedom-impose-religion-age.html.csp">Letter: Freedom to impose on others?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T16:00:02.454-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I must have missed something in that high school civics class: Since when did freedom of religion mean we have the right to discriminate against someone (religion, gender, race, sexual orientation, age, etc.) by imposing our own perceptions on others? Carolyn Sanders Holladay</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216886@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:00:02 MDT Letter of the week: Don’t forget transgender in marriage debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58198125-82/marriage-transgender-equality-gender.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58198125-82/marriage-transgender-equality-gender.html.csp">Letter of the week: Don’t forget transgender in marriage debate</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T08:21:44.882-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I don’t like how marriage equality is being increasingly framed as a gay and lesbian issue. It’s also a transgender issue, and it benefits heterosexual couples. My wife and I, while being lesbian, are also transgender, were married on Dec. 30, 2013. Marriages in which one or both persons is transgender have been subject to interpretation by the judge or clerk. Because someone who transitions has a sex they were born with and a gender they transitioned to, the gender of the person is frequently ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198125@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:44 MDT Books for parents, kids, teens on LGBTQ experience http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58094911-223/gender-book-transgender-2013.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58094911-223/gender-book-transgender-2013.html.csp">Books for parents, kids, teens on LGBTQ experience</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LEANNE ITALIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T13:58:21.059-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 01:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">June has been Pride Month. Here are some book suggestions for parents, kids and teens on the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning gender experience. FOR PARENTS “Trans Bodies, Trans Selves,” Oxford University Press, May • Encyclopedic but conversational book that harkens back to the feminist health resource “Our Bodies, Ourselves.” Written by transgender contributors and includes social history, gender politics and wide-ranging advice on health, law and relationships. Edited by L...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580949112014-06-27T13:58:21.059-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T13:58:21.059-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58094911@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:58:21 MDT Without fanfare, Obama advances transgender rights http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58097561-68/transgender-rights-obama-gay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58097561-68/transgender-rights-obama-gay.html.csp">Without fanfare, Obama advances transgender rights</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LISA LEFF</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-21T11:46:02.465-06:00">Updated Jun 21, 2014 11:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Fancisco • President Barack Obama, who established his bona fides as a gay and lesbian rights champion when he endorsed same-sex marriage, has steadily extended his administration’s advocacy to the smallest and least accepted band of the LGBT rainbow: transgender Americans. With little of the fanfare or criticism that marked his evolution into the leader Newsweek nicknamed “the first gay president,” Obama became the first chief executive to say “transgender” in a speech, to name transgender ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58097561@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Jun 2014 11:46:02 MDT Blow: Yes, all men must be part of the answer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58016416-82/women-violence-percent-united.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58016416-82/women-violence-percent-united.html.csp">Blow: Yes, all men must be part of the answer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHARLES M. BLOW</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-02T05:57:01.039-06:00">Updated Jun 2, 2014 05:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As I drove my son back to college last week, where he’ll take a summer chemistry course, he said something that struck me: “I believe it’s very important for everyone to be a feminist.” He didn’t say it for effect, to shock or provoke conversation. It was just one of those thoughts that surface on a road trip, a kind of sorting out of life by a son before his father. He explained that he had never truly been aware of the extent of his own male privilege until recently, and that after watching th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58016416@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Jun 2014 05:57:01 MDT