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Faludi discusses gender identity

Susan Faludi, a feminist journalist and author, spoke to a large crowd Monday night in the Carnegie Music Hall about her history and her parent’s experiences as a Holocaust survivor, Hungarian-American immigrant and transgender woman. (Photo by Isabelle Glatts | Assistant Visual Editor)

By Katie Gingerich | For The Pitt News

February 27, 2018

When Susan Faludi stood in front of a large crowd at the Carnegie Music Hall Monday night, she asked more than 1,000 people to consider refugees. “Around the world today are unintentional monuments to the truth that we live in the age of the refugee and the elusiveness of the refuge they seek,”...

Being trans at Pitt: my story

Madeline Barber writes for The Pitt News culture section. (Photo by Anna Bongardino | Visual Editor)

By Madeline Barber | For The Pitt News

May 30, 2017

As a child, I was a stereotypical boy. I played in the dirt, my favorite toys were my Tonka trucks and I loved to break things. I wasn’t interested in “girl” things like sewing or nail polish, and my favorite color wasn’t pink. To my mother, there was no way I could be trans because I so eag...

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