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Transgender, at War and in Love
Commissioned by The New York Times and directed by TransMilitary creator Fiona Dawson in partnership with Gabriel Silverman & Jamie Coughlin of SideXSide Studios, the Emmy® nominated short film Transgender, at War and in Love was released June 4, 2015 as part of The Times' editorial series Transgender Today.
Cross-Country Traveler Brings Trans Men Together One State at a Time
As Malcolm Rene Ribot drives along I-90, he briefly looks down to smile at his Catahoula Leopard Dog, Grayson, who has his snout resting on Ribot's thigh. It's partly because of Grayson that Ribot's 2011 Nissan Versa has more than 120,000 miles on the odometer, 50,000 of which were added in the past 16 months.
Transgender Service Members Discuss Military Life Post-Ban
Two weeks after Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter announced transgender individuals can openly serve in the U.S. military, Army Captain Jennifer Peace, who enlisted in 2005 and has completed two combat deployments, was doing pull-ups in the gym. Peace had just completed 60 repetitions and was about to move on to cardio when she overheard the word "transgender" from a group of soldiers whom she had never seen before. Her ears immediately perked up. "They can join the Army now," said one. "That's f***ing weird," said another.