MARYLAND'S LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER
CIVIL RIGHTS ORGANIZATION
Transgender Issues

Transgender 101

  • Read an informative essay from Dr. Dana Beyer, an Equality Maryland board member, explains the basics of what it means to be "transgender."
  • View a fact sheet on the importance of expanding protections for transgender Marylanders.

Discrimination

Learn about the discrimination faced by transgender individuals and why we need to put an end to it.

Hate Crimes

Read about anti-transgender violence and what we're doing to stop it once and for all.

Personal Stories

Read stories and testimony submitted to us by members of the Maryland transgender community.  To submit your own story, please email info@equalitymaryland.org.

Maryland Transgender Anti-Discrimination Coalition

The Maryland Transgender Anti-Discrimination Coalition was formed in 2009 in support of EQMD's fight to include gender identity and expression in state-wide anti-discrimination laws. Individuals and organizations are encouraged to sign up as coalition sponsors. Click here for more information!

Transgender Resources

A collection of links, newspaper articles, and other resources by, for, and about the transgender community.  Click here for the Equality Maryland Transgender Resource Guide.

Photo and Video Gallery

Click here to view photos and video from EQMD transgender events!