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Coming Out as Trans as the Ball Drops

Coming Out as Trans as the Ball Drops

The new year is almost upon us and might be the right time to make that all-important new year’s resolution to come out as transgender. So how do you do it? What do you say? This is a difficult question to cover but I will give you the full speech as I have had to […]

Transface vs Blackface and how they are the same and different.

Transface vs Blackface and how they are the same and different.

Hollywood still doesn’t seem to understand a man playing a transwoman (transface) is no better than blackface. (I want to be clear that this is for different reasons but still just as bad.) I get that there is a smaller pool of trans actresses to choose from. That’s not to say they couldn’t find one […]

Trump Smears Civil Rights Icon John Lewis on MLK weekend

Trump Smears Civil Rights Icon John Lewis on MLK weekend

People are coming out of the woodwork to defend John Lewis after Trump criticized him Earlier in the week, Rep. John Lewis announced that he would skip the 2017 presidential inauguration. According to Lewis, he did not consider President-elect Donald Trump to be a legitimate president amid allegations that the 2016 presidential race was tampered […]

Transgender People Can Now Serve Openly in the Military, and It’s About Time

Transgender People Can Now Serve Openly in the Military, and It’s About Time

This is very significant. The U.S. Federal Government under President Obama has in eight short years erased decades of institutionalized discrimination against LGBTQ Americans. This President has done more for LGBTQ rights than any other President. There simply is no second place. In removing these barriers to service, America will be joining other countries such […]

Brothers Series hottest FTM show on the indie circuit

Brothers Series hottest FTM show on the indie circuit

Brother Series Interview with Director: Emmett Jack Lundberg and Producer: Sheyam Ghieth A series about a bunch of guys living and loving life, that also just happen to be trans…. Ariel: I watched the first season last year and the first episode of the second series. Now that you are on season two, what has been […]

Obama Mother’s Day Presidential Proclamation Includes Transgender Moms

Obama Mother’s Day Presidential Proclamation Includes Transgender Moms

Barrack Obama once again broke new ground today by issuing our country’s first trans-inclusive mother’s day Presidential Proclamation. Talk about evolving. The word ‘transgender’ had never been said or eluded to by any president until Obama said it in the 2016 State of Union address. During that address prior to the Supreme Court ruling he […]

51 Families Sue School District, Claiming Transgender Student Is Ruining Lives

51 Families Sue School District, Claiming Transgender Student Is Ruining Lives

Last year Illinois School District 211 fought a hard legal battle to try and maintain discrimination against a transgender student (only ever identified as ‘Student A’) who wished to have access to facilities that matched their gender identity.  The District failed in its legal battle and was ordered to comply with the Department of Education […]

DOJ gives NC Gov McCrory until Monday to stop enforcement of HB2

DOJ gives NC Gov McCrory until Monday to stop enforcement of HB2

The Department of Justice has just sent a letter to the North Carolina government warning them that if they don’t stop enforcement of HB2 by Monday they will be sued. Governor Pat McCrory called the DOJ letter ‘governmental overreach’ while defending his draconian statewide law. At the chamber of commerce meeting last night McCrory responded […]

Oxford AL rescinds Anti-trans bathroom ordinance

Oxford AL rescinds Anti-trans bathroom ordinance

Oxford AL city council members voted 3-2 Wednesday rescinding the town’s draconian law targeting transgender people. The illegal measure passed just a week before was purportedly in response to Target stores reiterating the chains inclusive transgender policy. The law which imposed a $500 dollar fine and up to a 6-month sentence applied to all public accommodations […]

London Theatre Becomes Trans-Inclusive

London Theatre Becomes Trans-Inclusive

Whilst the United States seems to be locked in a struggle over how to deal with transgender rights and the issues surrounding access to public bathroom facilities a theatre in the UK has made a very public declaration as to their stance on the issue. The Young Vic Theatre in Waterloo, London, posted an image […]

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