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(trăns-jĕn′dərd, trănz-)
adj. Often Offensive
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Adj.1.transgendered - involving a partial or full reversal of gender
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Jazz also took a firm stand in justifying why transgendered children should be allowed to receive hormone therapy.
Men with guns intercept a van carrying transgendered people and "kidnap" one of them.
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The Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF) is dedicated to supporting the transgender community in the way of acting specifically on behalf of transgendered people to confirm their legal identities.
In 1997, there was a "67 percent increase in bomb threats and bombings to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered community," reports the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.
"What makes it especially easy for tabloids is that transgendered people are very unlikely to fight back.
But other residents - including former men who have undergone sex reassignment surgery - say it's reasonable to ask people claiming to be transgendered to provide a driver's license or other identification to prove they are legally the gender they say they are.
"These caucuses have served as a base for political mobilization as well as a supportive space for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered union members," Sears notes.
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Whether the issue is promoting more people-of-color leaders in our movement, whether it is working harder to be inclusive of bisexual and transgendered people, whether it is better recognizing the qualities that queer youth bring to the table, or whether it is recognizing our elders as leaders and not icons, we must model the very essence of transformed politics.
Extending the city's civil rights protections to transgendered people could have symbolic and real effects.