Shaniqua at Christmas

Re-posted from by Betsy Malcolm.   A few days ago I had an experience that will stay with me for a long time. As I walked down Broadway toward 42nd Street to meet my husband for a movie, I got asked for money by a young homeless woman. She towered over me with broad … [Read more...]

Things we take for granted: Going to the bathroom

Re-posted from by Betsy Malcolm. Why hasn’t New York passed GENDA, the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act, which would give transgender people equal rights in employment, housing and public places such as stores and restaurants?  Over 60% of New York already has such laws.  Police Chiefs including Ray Kelly say there have been no problems.  They support GENDA.   Does it make … [Read more...]


Many transgender people now live without the legal rights that most Americans take for granted. Recognizing that, Trans PAC has been formed to work for full equality under the law, in schools, in housing and in public accommodations. Our mission is to support any person, legislation or action that works to better the lives of transgender people. We will … [Read more...]