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The Weight of Shame and How it Moves Us

Starting Over and Meditating Amidst Triggers

A Pandemic Trans Survivor Interview

Finding Resilience through Mutual Aid

A Pandemic Interview with Aurora

Building bridges while six feet apart: healing with Beyond Survival during COVID

A Guide for…
Facilitators of Transgender Community Groups: Supporting Sexual Violence Survivors

A Self-Help Guide to Healing and Understanding

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Seeing Ourselves Reflected in the Literature

Seeing Ourselves Reflected in the Literature

Books about sexual violence very rarely mention trans and non-binary survivors, which is why Intersections of Identity and Sexual Violence on Campus: Centering Minoritized Students’ Experiences, edited by Jessica C. Harris and Chris Linder (2017), stands out. The...

I Stopped Meditating. Then I Watched Pebbles Meditation.

I Stopped Meditating. Then I Watched Pebbles Meditation.

As COVID drags on, many trans and nonbinary survivors may find our mindfulness and meditation practices growing stale or agitated, or even outright abandoned. It can be difficult to find ways to stay connected with our body and breath “in these uncertain times,”...

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11 hours ago
FORGE

Last night we held a presentation on policy and federal legislation. One (semi-unrelated) question that was asked was about issues that are happening WITHIN the trans community:

"What are the biggest issues that the transgender community is facing within our community? Then how can we fix those issues to help strengthen our community as a whole?"

Here's a video clip of some of that discussion.
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