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Colorado Man Castrates Transgender Woman

Colorado Man Castrates Transgender Woman

A 57 year old Colorado man is facing felony assault charges after castrating a transgender woman in her apartment in Denver. James Pennington, who is not a licensed medical professional in Colorado, used an Army surgical kit to remove the testicles of the woman. The items used in the ninety-minute procedure included a scalpel, lidocaine, […]

What is a Transgender Female?

What is a Transgender Female?

A transgender female is a person who was assigned a male at birth, but now expresses their gender identity as female. A transgender woman is often described at male-to-female or MTF. It’s best to just refer to transgender women as just women. Questions to Never to ask a Transgender Woman (Or Cisgender Woman for that Matter) […]

What is Gender Identity?

What is Gender Identity?

What is gender identity? Gender identity is our personal sense of being male, female, or some other variation.  Everyone has a gender identity and this should not be confused with being a transgender person.  For transgender individuals, your gender identity is not in sync with the sex you were assigned at birth.  Unfortunately, many misconceptions […]