Assistant Assembly Majority Leader Nelson Araujo of Las Vegas has introduced a bill that would do wonders for LGBT youth in the foster care system in the city. It would first and foremost allow children to identify with their gender identity, as well as require training of staff in the foster care system to work […]
Joe Maldonado, 8 years old, was excited to join New Jersey’s Cub Scout 87. And though it was well-known he was transgender, he was happily involved in the group for a month before things took a turn for the worse. Though none of the children seemed to mind that Joe was trans, it appears some parents […]
By Alex Temblador On May 15, 2015, I wrote an article about a young girl named Avery Jackson. At seven years old, Avery was sharing her story on YouTube — her story as a trans girl and the transition she had made to become her true and authentic self. Avery was an inspiring child and […]
By Patrice Langford My middle son Jayden is a picture of happiness and light. He’s also a true to form Aries. We call him our little tornado because if Jayden is touching it or in the room, it will probably be trashed afterwards. Jayden is currently trying to figure out who he is and we are […]
By Brandy Black We continue our weekly vlog and news series with one of our favorite commercials promoting gay marriage in Australia and we discuss the word of the year for 2015. If you would like to watch more videos, subscribe to The Next Family YouTube Channel.
By Alex Temblador School has just begun and what started out as a good year for some transgender students, quickly turned sour after parents and students at two schools learned that their districts were allowing trans students to use the bathroom that they identify with. The school district of Troy, Ohio, and Hillsboro High School […]
By Alex Temblador Target has been in the news quite a bit lately. They recently changed their breastfeeding policy to allow women to breastfeed in any part of their store which received an immense amount of gratitude and support from parents. Now, a few days ago, Target released some more great news for parents: they […]