“From about age 3, she was fluid with her gender expression,” Lisa said.
She remembers a preschooler who was as at home with Tinker Bell as she was with Thomas the Tank Engine.
At the moment, the app gives users two gender choices for their profile and to describe who they want to date: male and female.
She had already started a support group, My Purple Umbrella, for gender diverse kids and their families.
The goal was to raise awareness of gender identity and gender expression for youths 13 and younger.
The white supremacists stood in a circle in the Charlottesville park, hoodless but waving Confederate and Nazi flags and posters of the cross, chanting in booming unison “Fuck you, faggots.” They were surrounded by counter-protesters but separated from them by two fences, yellow police tape, and a wall of stone-faced police in their lime green vests. The five are collectively identified as 'Jane Doe' in the 15-page complaint filed on their behalf by the National Center for Lesbian Rights and GLAD (GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders). Trump - charges that Trump's tweets barring Trans people from military service “upset the reasonable expectations of plaintiffs and thousands of other transgender service members and the men and women with whom they serve and fight.” This undermining of Trans service members' expectation of continued military service amounts to a violation of the right to equal protection and due process under the Fifth Amendment of the US Constitution, the lawsuit says.
A Huffington Post reporter captured the moment in a tweet: “You heard that right. The lawsuit seeks a declaration that Trump's proposed ban on Transgender military service is unconstitutional, and asks the court for an injunction stopping it from going into effect.
Lisa said she was concerned about her family’s history. Our family story is a whole story; it’s not compartmentalized.” Stella’s transition launched her mom into a new role as well.