Transgender kids: How young is too young for a sex change?
Erin Carlyle delves into the often blustery worlds of transgender youth
By Erin Carlyle
published: March 04, 2009
Walter Bockting, president-
"Mom, why did Grandma give me a dress?" she asked.
Lonely road: Why school is hell for transgender pupils
When 'Lauren' decided she wanted to be recognised as a girl, life at school became a nightmare. Should teachers be doing more for transgender pupils?
Right to Sex Change Upheld
By: ARTHUR S. LEONARD
A judge has ruled that the city's Administration for Children's Services (ACS) made "misdirected and unsubstantiated claims" that gender-
An article from Lesbian and Gay New York on Gender Identity in Youth
An Attack On Our Most Vulnerable : the Use and abuse of Gender Identity Disorder
Now, there is a growing chorus among some gay, Transgender, and youth groups to either reform the GID diagnosis or eliminate it altogether from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or the DSM, the official list of disorders published by the 38,000-
The Feasibility of Endocrine Interventions in Juvenile Transsexuals
A large number of adult transsexuals recall that their gender dysphoria started early in life, well before puberty. They remember puberty with abhorrence, since the hormones of puberty precisely induced the body characteristics they perceived as improper in relation to their gender identity. The latter often reinforced their determination to rid themselves from the primary and secondary sex characteristics.
The British men's magazine FHM did a topless beach photoshoot of six Thai kathoey dancers from one of Pattaya's cabaret clubs for their September 2000 issue. Most of the text was sexist innuendo and smut, but some of the information in the short personal interviews is worth recording.
If You Bend Gender Far Enough, Does It Break?
When Daphne Scholinski was fourteen years old, her distraught parents had her committed to a psychiatric institute in Chicago. She had become unmanageable, they said......
OUT magazine (Los Angeles, USA), April edition, 2003
While psychiatrists and psychologists debate gender identity disorder, Duncan Osborne finds support for this diagnosis from a surprising group -
About a Boy Who Isn't
By BENOIT DENIZET-
A story about a young FTM from the NY Times
A Review of .Is Transsexualism Really Independent of Sexual Orientation?.
a Public Lecture From the CAMH Gender Identity Clinic
An Article on this lecture from one of our own list members.
by Dan Sewell
30 October 1998 The Story of Alex McLendon and the Georgia School System
Schoolboy pursues sex change
by Amanda Watt
A BRISBANE boy is determined to become the first Australian school student to go through a sex change. The Year 11 teenager has finally admitted to himself and his family that he wants to become a woman.
McKinley lets male-
State attorneys help convince the principal in a case of gender ID
By Treena Shapiro
Keala Chow was born a boy, but on Sunday walked with the girls during the McKinley High School graduation, covering up a "very seductive" dress with a graduation gown.
When do children have a right to decide their gender?
by Maria Russo
Associate editor of Salon Books
Ina's story may be unusual but it's no longer guaranteed to shock. During an isolated childhood in rural Oklahoma, Ina knew she was a girl from her early years, even though her body seemed to be a boy's. "It was always clear to me that this boy identity and body were incorrect." She remembers a childhood spent "tending to my inner awareness of myself and avoiding other people a lot of the time."
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Fort Worth transgender teen trying to put life back together
By Ben Briscoe of Dallas Voice
It’s been just more than a year since local transgender teen Rochelle Evans made headlines by fighting her school district for the right to be called “she” and to be herself
'It's me in a different way'
By Jeff Kass, Rocky Mountain News
On the first day of eighth grade, Melaina Marquez wore a polo shirt, wedge shoes and denim skirt with ruffles.
The year before, that outfit would have been out of the question. At that point, Melaina was a boy known as Manuel.
Sex Reassignment of Adolescent Transsexuals: A Follow-
Objective: To investigate postoperative functioning of the first 22 consecutive adolescent transsexual patients of our gender clinic who underwent sex reassignment surgery.
Sammy: Gender Identity Concerns in a 6-
Sammy, a 6-
Seeking a Gendered Adolescence: Legal and Ethical Problems of Puberty Suppression among Adolescents with Gender Dysphoria
Changes in attitudes have encouraged increasing numbers of young people to identify as gender-
Marie Claire real lives: Young Ts's in the UK
Imagine living your life feeling trapped in a man's body, unable to dress, behave or be treated as the person you feel you are. Chris Morris hears the inspirational stories of three male-
A Mother takes on the Ayatollah
The battle for Iran's Muslim soul could go on for years, and may depend on the cumulative importance of modest figures like Mahin Yusefi, 51, a slender, soft-
An article on a young FTM from Amber Magazine in the UK
Young lesbians transitioning into men are shaking the foundation of the lesbian-
Her Own Woman
By Aree Chaisatien and Thaweechai Jaowattana
Does your body belong to you? For transsexual and renowned makeup artist Pansit Sukarom, aka Pok, it definitely did not. She experienced excruciating pain before the happy realization that her body belonged to her -
At one time (and perhaps still) the most famous trans woman of the Latin world, the facts of the life of Roberta Close have been embroidered extensively by scandal-
Gay high school eyes level field
By MICHAEL O'KEEFFE
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS SPORTS WRITER
Harvey Milk wants to establish sports teams in PSAL by next year
Male to female/Female to male
A year ago, few students on local campuses would say they were much aware of the fact that there were transsexuals among them. However, during the last academic year the issue suddenly came to the fore at several colleges.
More than Meets the Eye (Lady Boys in Thailand)
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