Caleb Simone

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What It's Like to Transition in Trump's America

These four Americans came out as transgender after the election. And they're terrified.<p>In the waning days of the Obama administration, I decided to come out as transgender. I was convinced to leave the closet because trans people were becoming more visible, thanks in part to celebrities like …

Transgender Americans fear for safety after Trump win: 'We are traumatized'

Members of the trans community see a threat to big gains made in recent years as the president-elect and running mate Mike Pence take the White House<p>Become a Guardian supporter or make a contribution<p>As Emily Colvin, a transgender woman living in the heart of Missouri, watched the election results …

LGBTQI

Donald Trump Win Leads to Street Protests Across U.S.

Thousands of protesters swarmed the streets of several major cities Wednesday to voice their opposition to the election of Donald Trump to the White House.<p>Nearly 2,000 protesters gathered in downtown Chicago chanting "Not my president" and "F*** Trump" outside Trump International Hotel & Tower. …

Donald Trump

What to Say to the Women in Your Life Today

Millions of Americans voted for a misogynist. Now what?<p>Today, American women woke up in a country where the so-close possibility of a female president has been foreclosed upon (at least for now). We woke up in a country soon to be run by a man who has boasted about committing sexual assault, who …

Panel: What does the US election result say about misogyny? | Patricia Williams and others

US elections 2016,Hillary Clinton,Donald Trump,US politics,Feminism,Women,US news,World news<p>Faced with the choice between a qualified woman with flaws and a man who had lied, evaded taxes and faced many sexual assault allegations, voters chose the man

Feminism

This 23-Minute Morning Ritual Is the Perfect Way to Start Your Day, Says Science

How cool is science? Now you can set yourself up every morning for an awesome day by doing these simple activities.<p>When I learned of Harvard-trained happiness researcher Shawn Achor's recommendations for training your brain to be more positive, I admit, I did a little eye-roll. I mean, watching …

Happiness

28 Underrated Desserts You Must Eat In NYC

RIP my diet.

Can the Universe expand faster than the speed of light?

It depends where you look. The answer is relatively awesome!<p><i>“If everything seems under control, you’re not going fast enough.” <br>-</i>Mario Andretti<p>One of …

Universe

South Carolina bill aims to limit transgender access to bathrooms | Reuters

(Reuters) - South Carolina lawmakers have introduced a measure that would require transgender people to use public bathrooms matching their sex at birth, disregarding a growing outcry for a repeal of a similar provision enacted last month in North Carolina.<p>A gender-neutral bathroom is seen at the …