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Trans Day of Remembrance

Name Our Own

Rev. Miller Jen Hoffman | Posted 06.05.2014 | Gay Voices
Rev. Miller Jen Hoffman

Dorothy Allison wrote, "Two or three things I know for sure, and one of them is just this -- if we cannot name our own we are cut off at the root...." I use this quotation each year for my church's Trans Day of Remembrance service, an event I am tired of observing. I'm weary of counting our dead, and weary of reading the ways we die.

A Look At 50 Incredible Transgender Icons

Posted 12.06.2012 | Gay Voices

Today is the 14th International Transgender Day of Remembrance, a day when we remember those who have been victims of anti-transgender violence. Th...