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Schools look at needs of transgender students

COAST CITIES — When student Jack Cady started this past semester at California State University San Marcos, his preparation for new classes included an extra step beyond buying books and reading the syllabus. He also had to reach out to each of his new professors to ensure that they do not refer to him as […]

Center hosts commemoration for murdered transgender people

Center hosts commemoration for murdered transgender people

OCEANSIDE — On Nov. 17, 2011, Cassidy Vickers, a transgender woman, was shot in the chest and murdered in Hollywood, Calif. On Dec. 30, 2011, a transgender woman named Githe Goines was strangled to death and dumped in a scrap yard in New Orleans.On Aug. 17, 2012, Laryssa Silveira, a transgender woman in Brazil, was […]