TRANSGENDER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TRANSGENDER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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