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#TeamPregnantDad: Resources

Resources, help available for transgender people in Charlotte and beyond

The Charlotte Observer provided this abbreviated list of resources to accompany #TeamPregnantDad, a five-part news series that follows Liam Johns, a transgender man from Charlotte, on his journey from pregnancy to fatherhood.

#TeamPregnantDad: Misgendering

What does it mean to misgender a transgender person?

Liam was born female and began, in his late teens, transitioning to male. He went to several doctors before finding one who would agree to start him on testosterone. Others acted awkwardly when he told them he was transitioning and said they’d never prescribed hormones for a trans patient before.

U.S./World: Lez Dem CEO, Transgender Documents

Beyond the Carolinas

The Democratic National Party has hired Jess O’Connell as its CEO and first lesbian to hold the office and the National Center for Transgender Equality has announced that it has transgender documents and support for those who are considering and going through a transition.