For additional resources on how to fairly and accurately report on transgender people, please see " In Focus: Covering the Transgender Community " and visit glaad. Transgender women are not cross-dressers or drag queens. Drag queens are men, typically gay men, who dress like women for the purpose of entertainment. Be aware of the differences between transgender women, cross-dressers, and drag queens.
The administration said transgender workers could still be protected by Title VII, but not discrimination based on the fact that they are transgender. They say anti-transgender discrimination can result from a person defying traditional sex stereotypes or because the person transitioned from one sex to another — and thus, it is inherently a type of sex discrimination. Aimee Stephens had presented as a man when she started her job in at R. Harris Funeral Homes in Michigan.
‘Who will I want to have sex with as a transgender woman?’
Skip navigation! Story from Sex. Radhika Rajkumar. There are a lot of misconceptions about what it means to be trans, especially when it comes to sex.
Many will remember the moment back in January when actress Laverne Cox schooled Katie Couric, after Couric ask an invasive question about her body. We experience discrimination disproportionately to the rest of the community. Our unemployment rate is twice the national average [.