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Nicky Morgan Angry That She’s Still Held To Account For Anti-LGBT Views

Nicky Morgan Angry That She’s Still Held To Account For Anti-LGBT Views

Last week I was in the same room as Nicky Morgan, the Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities.  The experience was not a pleasant one.  I didn’t speak to her in person, she left the venue before anyone was able to get the chance to leave their seats, practically running […]

How I Got Trans Rights on Bernie Sanders Radar. And You Should, Too.

How I Got Trans Rights on Bernie Sanders Radar. And You Should, Too.

All I wanted for my birthday this year was two golden tickets, Bernie Sanders was hosting a “Meet & Greet” in NYC. Since May, I’ve had this strategy of using Sanders to get transgender civil rights national attention during the 2016 election. To be honest, I’ve had a lot of failed actions (good ideas, lack […]

No Pride In Prison to Protest Rape and Beating of Auckland Trans Inmate

No Pride In Prison to Protest Rape and Beating of Auckland Trans Inmate

A transgender woman held in Auckland South was beaten and raped by 7 men after being moved into general population Wednesday according to “No Pride in Prison’. The advocacy group says that they have confirmed the assault with family members and have announced a rally for the 10th of October. ‘She was taken out of […]

خلف تلك القضبان أعيش..ولكن؟!

خلف تلك القضبان أعيش..ولكن؟!

ومن ذاك العالم خرج طفلٌ يبكي وحوله أناس كثار يضحكون فرحين بذلك الزائر الجديد ولا زال ذاك الطفل يبكي وتتعالى حوله الضحكات حامله مشاعر الفرح.بعدها سكت وبعيونه المغلقه عالم أخر تترائ بمخيلته عالمه الجديد ومودعآ رحله ليستقبل بدايه جديده،بدايه تحمل في طياتها ذاك القدر الخفي وربما المخيف في أحيانآ أخرى فتح عيناه وأخذت مقلتاه تلوحان […]

Nikki Araguz Loyd presented flag for fallen firefighter Thomas Araguz

Nikki Araguz Loyd presented flag for fallen firefighter Thomas Araguz

Transgender woman Nikki Araguz Loyd marriage to Captain Thomas Araguz who died in 2010 while in the line of duty will receive a degree of validation Sunday when she receives a flag in his honor as his widow. For Nikki attending The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation’s memorial weekend has special importance as she is still […]

WBC chased out of KC by supportive parents and friends of trans homecoming queen

WBC chased out of KC by supportive parents and friends of trans homecoming queen

Westboro Baptist Church members signs in hand beat a hasty retreat with parents and friends of Oak Park High School’s transgender homecoming queen Landon Patterson in hot pursuit! A couple of weeks ago our feel good story about Landon being voted homecoming queen went viral. Well, today we have a feel good Friday update about […]

Iranian women’s soccer team under fire for having men posing as trans players

Iranian women’s soccer team under fire for having men posing as trans players

Are these eight men posing as women or are they transwomen being given a raw deal? FIFI claims they are doing “sex testing” on players. Confusing isn’t it and a highly problematic topic for mainstream western media to cover. Who is transgender and how could we summarily judge the team members ‘real gender’ from a […]

Two More Communities Mourn Trans Deaths By Suicide; Both Reported in 24-Hour Period

Two More Communities Mourn Trans Deaths By Suicide; Both Reported in 24-Hour Period

On September 26, I made a memorial sign containing the names and photos of the 16 trans people reported to have died by suicide so far in 2015; and I took the sign with me to the Second Annual Journey to Hope Walk for Suicide Awareness and Prevention in my hometown of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. […]

Gen Zed: New Animated Series Features Trans Lead Character

Gen Zed: New Animated Series Features Trans Lead Character

They met online as gamers, a Trans girl, a train-wreck, a troublemaker and a trustafarian. They are not Gen-X and they don’t want to be Gen-Y, so they decided to move in together and call themselves Gen Zed. They grew up, and now they wondered why they even bothered. So goes the introduction to a […]

Miss Transgender UK Grand Prize, SRS, named in honor of Leelah Alcorn

Miss Transgender UK Grand Prize, SRS, named in honor of Leelah Alcorn

Founder Rachael Bailey explains why she named the MTUK beauty contest’s grand prize, SRS, after Leelah Alcorn. 20 gorgeous transgender finalists will compete tomorrow, Sept. 27th each vying for the grand prize, an all-expense paid trip to India for a sexual reassignment surgery. The winner can also opt for a cash, but the controversy of […]