Are all transgender people gay? Nope! Its easy to get this confused, particularly because t is included in the lgbtq acronym (t standing for transgender). The key is to remember that transgender is referring to someones gender identity and not their sexuality orientation. this forum is for the open and honest discussion of my (transgender) mental health and that of all my trans peers. My comments and contributions are honest and open and all mine. My thoughts and comments are based on years of experiences as a gaylesbiantrans person. What does transgender mean?transgender is a term used to describe people whose gender identity differs from the sex they were assigned at birth. Gender identity is a persons internal, personal sense of being a man or a woman (or boy or girl. ) for some people, their gender identity does not fit neatly into those two choices. For transgender people, the sex they were assigned at birth and their. Those who go through transitioning have to go through a rough period to become who they truly want to be. Being lesbian, gay, bisexual, or straight describes who youre attracted to and who you feel yourself drawn to romantically, emotionally, and sexually. A transgender person can be gay, lesbian, straight, or bisexual, just like someone whos cisgender. A simple way to think about it is sexual orientation is about who you want to be with. The national center for transgender equality and the national gay and lesbian task force released a report in 2011 entitled injustice at every turn, which confirmed the pervasive and severe discrimination faced by transgender people. Out of a sample of nearly 6,500 transgender people, the report found that transgender people experience high. Transgender people have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from their sex assigned at birth. Some transgender people who desire medical assistance to transition from one sex to another identify as transsexual. Transgender, often shortened as trans, is also an umbrella term. In addition to including people whose gender identity is the opposite of their assigned sex (trans men.). this is a compilation of videos from multiple sources that show celebrities who are secretly transgender making references to it. Adult film maker and transsexual buck angel is now an icon in the lgbt (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community. When his secondary sex characteristics began to develop at around age 16, his home life became increasingly tense. Unaware of treatments for gender dysphoria, he lived for years as a female.