Transgender Day of Rememberance

November 19, 2013

Transgender woman of color murdered in Detroit

In Detroit on Friday, the body of a transgender woman was found in a trash bag and has not yet been identified.

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Why We Remember TDOR; Gwendolyn Ann Smith, Founder of TDOR

Gwendolyn Ann Smith writes about the creation and idea for the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) in a piece published on the Huffington Post.

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Trans People Speak: Noah Lewis

Over the past week, GLAAD has been commemorating Transgender Awareness Week by sharing stories that highlight the resilience and the achievements of transgender Americans, including Noah Lewis.
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Trans People Speak: Laverne Cox

Known trans advocate Laverne Cox wasn’t always comfortable in her own skin. In fact, in her video as part of GLAAD’s “I AM: Trans People Speak” campaign, she touches on her initial perceptions of her identity and how she ultimately grew to embrace it after realizing she wasn’t “blending in effortlessly.”
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Trans People Speak: Jennifer Finney Boylan

Over the past week, GLAAD has been commemorating Transgender Awareness Week by sharing stories that highlight the resilience and the achievements of transgender Americans like Jennifer Finney Boylan and paying homage to the people we've lost to anti-transgender violence.
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GLAAD And MTPC Release New Videos For "I AM: Trans People Speak" During Transgender Awareness Week #TAW12

GLAAD and MTPC have released four new videos for the "I AM: Trans People Speak" campaign during Transgender Awareness Week.
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November 23, 2011

Snapshots of Our Work

Wonder what we're up to at GLAAD? Find out inside!

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