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Twitter Hires LGBT+ Advocate To Oversee Diversity

Twitter Hires LGBT+ Advocate To Oversee Diversity

The social media networking giant Twitter has faced a great deal of criticism over the last few months over their workplace diversity as their own figures painted a less than desirable picture.  According to it’s own reports it was revealed that within their US workforce only 3% of staff were African American, and only 30% […]

Anti-Gay Bakery Agrees To Pay $135,000 Fine

Anti-Gay Bakery Agrees To Pay $135,000 Fine

Sweet Cakes Bakery, which has become known as the Anti-Gay Bakery around the world by the media, has finally agreed to pay the $135,000 fine placed on them after saying that they would not pay for months. The bakery gained attention last year, 2014, when they refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian […]

Trans woman beaten and burned in Curitiba, Brazil

Trans woman beaten and burned in Curitiba, Brazil

A group of young men beat a transgender woman then poured gas on her burning her badly early Sunday morning. The attack happened  at corner of Victor Ferreira do Amaral Avenue and Paul Kissula in the Tarumã district, of Curitiba, Brazil. The atrocious act against the unidentified trans woman, aged 37, took place around 2 am Sunday, […]

Mermaids Charity Reports Some Schools Reluctant To Help Trans Children

Mermaids Charity Reports Some Schools Reluctant To Help Trans Children

It is being reported by the transgender children’s charity Mermaids that up to 80 primary school aged children are now actively seeking help to transition to their true genders.  Some cases have children as young as four years old having already started the transition process, according to Susie Green, Chair of Mermaids. Her comments have […]

Andreja Pejić on life, transition, war and peace

Andreja Pejić on life, transition, war and peace

Born in Tuzla, Bosnia & Herzegovina transgender woman Andreja Pejić has made an indelible impression on the world’s Psyché. Forever bending the conscious stream, this refugee from war and transgender supermodel has done much to help us regain the lucidity of our hearts. Incredibly successful as an androgynous model she further challenged the world’s ability to accept […]

Trans woman Lamia Beard murder unsolved while witnesses remain silent

Trans woman Lamia Beard murder unsolved while witnesses remain silent

After a year police still don’t respect Lamia Beard’s womanhood. Killed Jan. 17 2015 in Norfolk Virginia Ms. Lamia’s murder was one of 33 committed in Norfolk this year of which only half have been solved. Many of the cases remain unsolved because of a total lack of clues and evidence. This fact presumably compelled the […]

Allan, a trans teen from Barcelona commits suicide due to bullying

Allan, a trans teen from Barcelona commits suicide due to bullying

Just weeks after changing his ID trans teen Allan, 17, takes his life. Allan, a transsexual teen from Barcelona, Spain, finally succeeded this December when a magistrate gave him authorization to change the name on his legal documents. He had the support of his entire family, but lacked support from the school environment. And on […]

Gang that forced Brazilian transwoman into drug trade dismantled

Gang that forced Brazilian transwoman into drug trade dismantled

On Monday Civil Police (CP) in Curitiba Brazil arrested 8 and performed 12 search and seizure warrants during the so-called “Keshara” operation, The campaign in the capital city of the state of Paraná is the cumulation of an investigation of a gang accused of sexually extorting and exploiting transgender woman. The gang members were also arrested on robbery, […]

Anti-Transgender hate group Pacific Justice Institute fails again

Anti-Transgender hate group Pacific Justice Institute fails again

Another of the Pacific Justice Institute proxy organizations has failed in their weird bathroom obsession/crusade. The AP reports that Karen England of the “Privacy for All campaign” said in a statement that their petition effort fell short of the 365,880 signatures needed to get an anti-transgender initiative on the November 2016 ballot. England did not […]

ACLU, Outfront MN Sues State of Minnesota for Transgender Services

ACLU, Outfront MN Sues State of Minnesota for Transgender Services

The ACLU and the ACLU of Minnesota, along with Outfront Minnesota and Evan Tysilio Thomas filed a lawsuit against the Minnesota Department of Human Services last week challenging the coverage ban on transition related surgery for transgender people on Medical Assistance and MinnesotaCare, Minnesota’s health care system. According to the ACLU, “Minnesota’s Medical Assistance program […]