Posts Tagged ‘DC Transgender Coalition’

Survey: 42 Percent of Transgender Residents Have Experienced Workplace Harassment, Many Others Unemployed

Casa Ruby director Ruby Corado served as an investigator for the report.

What MPD’s Condom Practice Means for the Transgender Community

Transgender individuals don’t have it easy in the District: The last time the District government studied the population, in 2000, it had a 42 percent unemployment rate, and 47 percent of the community didn't have health insurance.  To make ends meet, many end up in sex work as a last resort, transgender activist Jeri Hughes says—16 [...]