Tuesday, September 27, 2011

From Campus Progress - Transgender People Likely Disenfranchised by Voter ID Laws, Research Suggests

It’s no secret that some of the most common burdens in the daily lives of transgender people are identification documents. Gender markers (either explicit or inferred from photos or names) on everything from driver’s licenses to birth certificates to Social Security ID’s create constant difficulties—from bureaucratic headaches to legitimate safety concerns—for both transgender and gender non-conforming people.
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