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npr.org
California Restaurants Launch Nation's First Transgender Jobs Program
The unemployment rate for transgender people is double that of the general population. A new program aims to change that. It's all because of a trans woman who's employed trans people for years.

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buzzfeed.com
How The Government Is Fighting To Stop Trans Women Getting Their Pension
Four trans women are locked in lengthy battles to secure their state pension, as the UK's Department for Work and Pensions opposes them at every turn.
By Patrick Strudwick
huffingtonpost.com
Here Are Queer Women Of Color-Owned Publications To Read After "AfterEllen"
It has been just over two weeks now since Trish Bendix, former editor-in-chief of the 14-year-old queer women’s website AfterEllen, announced that senior executives at Evolve Media, which acquired AfterEllen from Viacom in 2014, terminated her and planned to shut down the site.