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This Ain’t About Jobs (10/20/17)

Maybe you saw or heard about the memo put out by Attorney General Jeff Sessions on October 4th that essentially ordered the Justice Department to do a complete 180 with regard to employment rights for Transgender people.  This memo effectively … Continue reading

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He Ain’t Heavy – He’s My “Other”

What has become of the America I grew up in? I have never seen it so fragmented, so fractured. Ever.  Not during Watergate, not during Vietnam – not even during the civil rights struggles of the 1960s. Sure, there was … Continue reading

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Remembering Our Dead (November 26, 2017)

Every year in November, the Transgender community comes together to mourn our dead – Transgender Day of Remembrance is observed every year on or around November 20th.  Election results of last week notwithstanding; 2017 has been a particularly brutal year … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Yoda (Nov 26, 2017)

Katie and I are both big Star Wars fans. We have seen all of the movies multiple times. We bought our tickets long ago for “The Last Jedi.” December 15th can’t come soon enough! Not everyone is aware, but George … Continue reading

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I’m Going To Need More Cheeks. (November 30, 2017)

Katie and I live in a fairly conservative bedroom community in North Texas. Republicans dominate the landscape. We have lived here for nearly three years and not once, ever has Katie or me ever been Mis-gendered. We have been treated … Continue reading

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Holding Dreams and Counting Blessings

Like many of us, we’ve been watching the Winter Olympics from Pyeongchang. I’m continually inspired by the amazing things these kids do. NBC has done a number of pre-packaged interviews with Olympic athletes and their families. A common thread is … Continue reading

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MAGA?

So far – as of 1/31/18 January 18, 2018: The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Civil Rights opened a “Conscience and Religious Freedom Division” that will promote discrimination by health care providers who can cite religious or … Continue reading

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