Articles tagged: trans rights


The Next Trans Griot

Few publications covered Black trans communities. After the death of Monica Roberts, TransGriot’s founder, the people she empowered grieve and begin to chart a new era.

From the May/June 2021 issue On an overcast day in late october, Dee Dee Watters stood on the stage at the University of Houston’s Cullen Performance Hall. Sh...Read More


What’s in a Name?

New lawsuits by transgender people challenge bans on name changes for those convicted of crimes.

This article was originally published by The Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization covering the U.S. criminal justice system. Sign up for their newsle...Read More