But web filtering software designed to prevent access to pornography often stops people from accessing websites that with information on a host of other topics, such as breast feeding, safe sex and, yes, transgender issues. Web filters are more than a temporary inconvenience for many transgender people who rely on public libraries and internet cafes to access the internet. Correction A girl with a dream becomes a commodity. Ultimately, Transgress is just, well, a hack.
Attendees already have built several resources during the hackathons, including the question and answer site GenderOverflow and R.
Tim pulled together a giant list of resources and links to show the history of FtM transsexuals throughout history. Please choose a screen name. It's taken a lot for me to figure out who I am and where I fit in the world.
Voswinkel realized that some means of selectively circumventing web filters was needed if any of the other sites and resources built at the event were to have any impact.