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Mike Thompson

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Why Words and Images Matter: The GLAAD Media Awards at Work

0 Comments | Posted March 23, 2012 | 9:53 AM

While riding the subway the other day, I was seated next to a young girl, maybe 8 or 9 years old, and her father. "Twenty-eighth Street is next. And then 23rd. And then 18th," she told me. Apparently, even she could tell I wasn't a New Yorker.

Then, as the...

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ABC's Work It Unnecessarily Injurious to Transgender Americans

0 Comments | Posted December 21, 2011 | 5:00 AM

Ask many transgender advocates and allies and they'll tell you that ABC's new sitcom Work It just doesn't work. Next month, ABC plans to premiere the show, which features two men who dress as women in order to gain employment. And while the characters in the show are not presented...

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