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Amazon reassures Glamazon on HQ2 Search: we are Proud of our LGBT record

Amazon reassures Glamazon on HQ2 Search: we are Proud of our LGBT record

Transgender Texans live with a sense of dread as the 2019 legislation approaches. Thousands of us experienced first-hand last year the stupefyingly vicious bigotry of the Texas legislature as they passed discriminatory bill after bill. But wait, there’s a glimmer of hope on the horizon as Amazon searches for their second headquarters. Amazons employees have pushed execs towards […]

Boston Marathon Announces Transgender Runner Policy

Boston Marathon Announces Transgender Runner Policy

The Boston Marathon. The Boston Marathon. Just have to say it one more time. Yes, the Boston freaking Marathon has clarified its position on transgender runners and is now following the guidelines set by the USA Track and Field which in turn follows the policies of the International Olympic Committee. Transgender runners have always participated in the […]

Anything Trailer: Cringeworthy embarrassingly bad transface

Anything Trailer: Cringeworthy embarrassingly bad transface

The trailer for “Anything” starring Matt Bomer, as a ‘transgender’ female sex worker debuted this week sparking a renewed call to BoycottAnything. The adaptation of the 2007 play by the same name about a “loser” “transvestite prostitute” hasn’t made the film circuit. “Anything” has only been presented at Los Angeles Film Festival in 2017 garnering a single […]

Transgender Victory in Anchorage! Bathroom bill Prop 1 defeated!

Transgender Victory in Anchorage!  Bathroom bill Prop 1 defeated!

On Friday Fair Anchorage declared victory as votes were tallied indicating a defeat of Prop 1, a measure which would have removed transgender protections as passed by the city council in 2015. The problematic vote on a minorities rights was put into action when 6,200 people signed a petition allowing public opinion to decide on our right to […]

Beto O’Rourke Tells Transgender Youth “I will Fight For You” on the TDOV

Beto O’Rourke Tells Transgender Youth “I will Fight For You” on the TDOV

Senate Candidate Beto O’Rourke received thunderous applause for his answer poised by a trans youth during the packed Dallas town hall held on March 29th. Beto answered by specifically condemning SB6, one of many transgender bathroom bills introduced in 2017 by Republican Texas extremists targeting the most vulnerable, transgender children. As a federal legislator currently serving El […]

Happy Transgender Day Of Visibility

Happy Transgender Day Of Visibility

Today is The Transgender Day of Visibility TDOV and GLAAD is celebratorily commemorating it with a video and hashtag #ILoveBeingTransBc I’d like to share this positive spin on our transness during what I hope we will be known in retrospect as the worst days we have ever had in the United States. #ILoveBeingTransBc our community […]

Transgender women Chutki and friend gunned down in Peshawar

Transgender women Chutki and friend gunned down in Peshawar

Members of Trans Action PK responded quickly helping to identify the body of the murdered transgender woman writing “Our Trans sister Chutki (Danial) is shot 12 times according to the post-mortem report while her friend was shot 7 times. What a shame. What a sad incident.” As reported by Radio Liberty: Gunmen riding on a […]

NetFlix’s Newest A$$hole: Ricky Gervais

NetFlix’s Newest A$$hole: Ricky Gervais

Is NetFlix intentionally driving away their viewers or are they trying to make transphobia more socially acceptable? Look, there will always be assholes like Ricky Gervais who delight in racism, homophobia and transphobia and how their offensive behavior insults others. That’s just a fact. But does NetFlix have to enable and pay them to exercise […]

TransMilitary debuts at SXSW garnering the prestigious audience award

TransMilitary debuts at SXSW garnering the prestigious audience award

TransMilitary won the audience award Saturday in the Documentary Feature Competition category at SXSW in Austin Texas. The feature-length film, the first to be funded by GLAAD centered on the lives of four transgender service members who routinely risk their lives in combat and their careers in the making of the film. Much of TransMilitary […]

CBS Morning’s “All Dressed Up” fluff-umentry Ignores RuPaul’s transphobic history

CBS Morning’s “All Dressed Up” fluff-umentry Ignores RuPaul’s transphobic history

This Sunday on CBS Morning a show titled  “All Dressed UP”  looked back historically at drag and how RuPaul’s Drag race has, in RuPaul’s opinion, evolved. But what really caught my attention and invoked my ire was when host queried Rupaul about people who don’t ‘dig’ him to which he replied: “It’s none of my business what […]

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