Are we still doing the vs thing? I'm game. You can see my transition from femme to dapper over 5 years. In a lot of ways this sort of transition was more important to me than my gender transition. After transitioning, I felt the need to dress extra feminine to affirm my gender. Following years of confronting the brutal processes of gender conformity trans women are forced into, I now know my trans womanhood is valid no matter how I dress.
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Transgender people in Japan are forced to undergo a barrage of invasive surgeries — including sterilization — to be legally recognized according to their gender identity. But many Japanese people are completely unaware these damaging practices are happening. Human Rights Watch Japan director, Kanae Doi , speaks to Philippa Stewart about a new report she hopes will shed light on the stories of transgender people in Japan. In Japan, the struggles for transgender people are largely invisible. Especially how hard it is to become legally recognized. The report is about the hurdles transgender people have to get over and the rights violations they experience when they try to change their legal gender.
Valentina Sampaio has reportedly become Victoria's Secret 's first openly transgender model. On Thursday, Sampaio shared a photograph on Instagram which shows her sitting on a chair in a dressing gown. The Brazilian model tagged Victoria's Secret's Pink lingerie line in the picture and the caption, adding hashtags including " campaign", "vspink" and "diversity". Read more: A transgender woman responded to a Victoria's Secret executive's controversial comments with her own lingerie ad.
A transgender woman is showing off topless photos to celebrate her boobs, which have grown thanks to the same drug given to menopausal women — and no plastic surgery at all. Customer services assistant Imogen Loxley, 27, credits three years on hormone replacement therapy for her curves. Being him was a degrading chore. Having curves is beautiful.