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Independence For Whom?

Independence Day: An introspection for the significance of the 4th of July and what it really represents By: Nicole Lashomb*/Editor-in-Chief⁠— As the July 4 federal…

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Valentine’s Day: Are You Ready For It?

Will Solitude Be Your Companion on Valentine’s Day? By: Deja Nicole Greenlaw */TRT Columnist— It’s February and that means Valentine’s Day is approaching. Valentine’s Day…




LGBTQ Health Competency Outside Of Boston

The Realities of LGBTQ Health Care Beyond Boston; A Troublesome Picture Emerges In Certain Areas By: Nicole Lashomb*/TRT Editor-in-Chief— What do you do if you…


Transgender: 2000-2020 Gains & Loses

What’s At Stake For Transgender People in this Decade? By: Deja Nicole Greenlaw*/TRT Columnist— Welcome to a New Year! Believe it or not, we are…


The Holidays And Self Care, Family

The Holidays and the care you need from others By: Nicole Lashomb*/TRT Editor-in-Chief— Happy Holidays! Although for many, this is the “most wonderful time of…






My Dad Awaits St. Peter’s Call

Aging and Blind in One Eye, Dad Is Waiting for St. Peter’s Call By: Paul P. Jesep*/TRT Columnist— On October 22, Dad turns 93. He’s…



Ask A Trans Woman: Where Have I Been?

By: Lorelei Erisis*/TRT Columnist— If you’re a regular reader of this column, you may have noticed that it has been absent for a couple of…