Established in 1999, the gender society is one of the largest online communities for transvestites, crossdressers, transsexuals and transgender people in the world today, with members right around the globe. Transgender man loses appeal court battle to be registered as father freddy mcconnell, who lived as a man before giving birth, hopes to take case to supreme court published . Being transgender in todays society the goal is to live, and let live. And famous american citizens have been openly discussing their gender identities and coming out as transsexual to the public. Transsexual people experience a gender identity that is inconsistent with their assigned sex, and desire to permanently transition to the sex or gender with which they identify, usually seeking medical assistance (including sex reassignment therapies, such as hormone replacement therapy and sex reassignment surgery) to help them align their body with their identified sex or gender. Society is struggling to find consensus over a number of issues relating to trans peoples rights. Ptgs exists as a place to make friends, seek information and support, explore your inner vision, and discover yourself. Transgender inequality is the unequal protection transgender people receive in work, school, and society in general. A report from the interdepartmental working group on transsexual people in 2000 estimated that there were 1,300-2,000 male-to-female and 250-400 female-to-male transsexuals in the uk. Crossdresser society is your online one of a kind community site for everyone who is a crossdressser, knows a crossdresser, or is deeply in touch with their feminine side! Crossdresser society was founded by marcy simpson, a lifelong crossdresser. The term transgender refers to people whose sense of their own gender differs from what would be expected based on the sex characteristics with which they were born.