Understanding the T in LGBTQIA+

Culture & Society

"Transgender is an umbrella term for persons whose gender identity, gender expression, or behavior does not conform to that typically associated with the sex to which they were assigned at birth" - American Psychological Association. For years, trans people have faced discrimination and oppression due to fear and ignorance. In this Collection, we explore narratives from the transgender community, so we can better understand trans issues, celebrate trans stories, and work toward a fairer world.

Download the Uptime app to

Select your mode to read, listen or watch

Customize the audio speed and voice

Choose from every topic imaginable

Bookmark titles for later

Save the best bits and top tips with Sparks


Stand out from the crowd

Uptime helps you save time, reach your goals, and feel more confident across any area of your life.