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  • Push back on HHS’s #licensetodiscriminate

    We don’t need to tell you that the current Administration has targeted transgender and non-binary people, rolling back federal protections and insulting us seemingly at every opportunity. Well, they’ve found a new way to hurt us. In November 2019, the Administration announced that it would cease enforcing existing U.S. Department of Health and Human Services […]

  • #GivingTuesday – Be a Hero for Trans Survivors

    Quick donation references!Donate by Facebook or by PayPal. We don’t have to tell you: the past three years have been extremely difficult for transgender/non-binary people, loved ones, and allies.  Protections continue to be dismantled; violence and insults have increased; and the trans community feels exhausted and scared. At the same time, FORGE – the nation’s […]

  • Be a Hero for Trans/Non-binary Survivors on #GivingTuesday

    . . . A day of glitter, love and donations for non-profits.  We’d love you to join our giving party on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. Quick donation references!Donate by Facebook or by PayPal. Who: You! A Hero for Trans/Non-binary Issues  What: Giving Tuesday, a national celebration of giving to non-profits  Where: Online at our Facebook #Giving Tuesday Portal (or via […]

  • Day 14: Be a micro-inclusionist

    It’s the last day of our #14DaysOfAction campaign. We are grateful to everyone who read these posts and took actions to support (other) trans and non-binary individuals and loved ones. To close this year’s series, we would like to talk about micro-inclusions. You may have heard of micro-aggressions. They can be defined as “indirect, subtle, […]

  • Day 13: Repost successes, resilience, possibility models

    We regularly see the challenges that trans and non-binary people face in our social media newsfeeds.  Changes in laws, discriminatory behaviors, family challenges, and other hardships. AND. . . Trans people are resilient.  Some of us at FORGE talk about trans people as being “Resilient As Fuck!” When you see trans success stories – share […]