Accuracy, depth and respect: What to know when reporting on trans people and their stories

Language is powerful. How we use terms, categories and concepts in our coverage matter a lot — especially to people who often been denied control over the language used to describe them. In this conversation, you’ll learn from a handful of expert colleagues. What words matter most, and why? Which should be avoided, or never used again? How should we think through even the most ordinary stories to include the experiences and viewpoints of trans people? This conversation was a safe and welcoming environment.

Additional resource: Trans Journalists Association style guide.


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