One in five transgender people in the United States has been discriminated when seeking a home, and more than one in ten have been evicted from their homes, because of their gender identity. The U. Department of Housing and Urban Development HUD has issued guidance stating that discrimination against transgender renters or homebuyers based on gender identity or gender stereotypes constitutes sex discrimination and is prohibited under the Fair Housing Act FHA. Unfortunately, general lack of awareness has contributed to continued discrimination, eviction and homelessness of transgender people in the United States.
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The MCU has quite the representation problem on its hands when it comes to minorities. To be fair, the MCU also struggles to realistically portray even "traditional" romantic relationships, heterosexuality, and gender normative roles as the films continue to remain rooted in a s aesthetic. The MCU struggles even more mightily with inclusion of LGBT characters; don't expect that to change anytime soon, despite recent reports to the contrary. But as Variety reports, his response regarded the first part of the question and not specifically the transgender portion. Media outlets ran with it anyway, claiming that The Eternals , currently the only MCU movie filming, would feature a transgender character. Don't count on it.
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Drew Garza welcomed the Biden White House lifting a ban on transgender recruits. But Garza and other would-be transgender recruits are waiting for the formal requirements and rules for their service. A few weeks ago, President Biden signed an executive order allowing transgender people to serve in the U. Now, there are people who have been waiting years to enlist, and now they're being told you need to wait a little longer.
As of late, there have been many relatable gender nonconforming and transgender characters in movies and television who are fearless in their self-exploration and expression. These characters may be trans, non-binary, or just people who dismiss gender stereotypes as a whole, but all of them have had a positive impact on media representation for the LGBTQ community. However, early genderqueer representation in the mainstream media was usually harmful, causing the general public to view trans people in a negative light.