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Trans Bodies Trans Selves, Laura Erickson-Schroth

Trans Bodies, Trans Selves is a revolutionary resource-a comprehensive, reader-friendly guide for transgender people, with each chapter written by transgender or genderqueer authors. Provides authoritative information in an inclusive and respectful way and represents...

LGBTQ Terminology, 101

A list of terms identifying various aspects of the LGBTQ community. Terms are organized by assigned sex, gender, and sexual orientation.

Pansexual Pride Flag

Pansexual: the self-identifying term used to describe people who are attracted to people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions. The pansexual flag consists of three colored horizontal bars: pink, yellow, and...

Bisexual Pride Flag

Bisexual: the self-identifying term used to refer to people who are attracted to people whose gender identity is the same as theirs, and to people of another gender identity. The Bisexual Pride Flag consists...

Asexual Pride Flag

Asexual: a self-identifying term used to describe a person who experiences a lack of sexual attraction or very little sexual attraction. Asexuality is also sometimes referred to as “ace” for short. The asexual pride...

Non-binary Pride Flag

The non-binary pride flag was created by 17 year old Kye Rowan in February of 2014 when a call was put out by several members of their community for a flag that could represent...

Transgender Pride Flag

The Trans/Transgender Pride Flag was created by American trans woman Monica Helms in 1999, and was first shown at a pride parade in Phoenix, Arizona, United States in 2000. The flag represents the transgender community and consists of five...

Rainbow Flag Meaning

The rainbow flag, commonly known as the gay pride flag or LGBT pride flag, is a symbol of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) pride and LGBTW social movements. Other older uses of rainbow flags include a symbol of peace and the colors reflect the diversity of...

Gender Unicorn

Created by the folks at Transgender Student Educational Resources and is an excellent way to understand the nuanced aspects of identity, including sex assigned at birth, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and romantic...