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Egyptian jailed for flying the Rainbow flag attends first Pride

Egyptian jailed for flying the Rainbow flag attends first Pride

in 2017 Ahmed Alaa was arrested and jailed in Cario, Egypt for flying the rainbow flag at a Mashrou’ Leila concert, a popular Lebanese alternative rock band whose lead singer is openly gay. At least 54 others were subsequently arrested in retribution during the state-sponsored anti-LGBT campaign according to the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights […]

Pakistani transgender wedding dancer Sania murdered while performing

Pakistani transgender wedding dancer Sania murdered while performing

TransAction Pakistan is reporting that she was shot dead Friday, July 20th, 2018 in the Chiniya Nawali area of Hafizabad during a wedding performance. The transgender wedding dancer identified as Sania by Samaa news was killed after asking a drunken party-goer to stop harassing the performers. A group of transgender persons was invited to dance […]

Cis actress Kubra Sait plays transgender role in NetFlix Original “Sacred Games”

Cis actress Kubra Sait plays transgender role in NetFlix Original “Sacred Games”

Cisgender actress Kubra Sait plays “Kukoo” a transgender dancer in the NetFlix original “Sacred Games”. Sait appears in four episodes of season one including one scene with “full frontal nudity” much to the critical acclaim of viewers and critics. Who better to portray transgender women than a cisgender woman in India’s groundbreaking Netflix Original, because of course, there […]

Daniella Greenbaum swings wild defending Scarlett Johansson (again)

Daniella Greenbaum swings wild defending Scarlett Johansson (again)

Fired by the Business Insider for her Scarlett Johansson opinion has Daniella Greenbaum found a new home at the Washington Post? The art of the fascist’s big lie: Tell people they are irreconcilably different from one another enough and they won’t just believe it, they will in essence fight for this lie, taking a swing and retreating to […]

Transgender woman Aisha Albuquerque murdered, local group seeks relatives

Transgender woman Aisha Albuquerque murdered, local group seeks relatives

Transgender woman Aisha Albuquerque, 25, was found beaten to death Friday morning in an abandoned house on Rua Simão Kossobudski, in the district of Boqueirão, the city of Curitiba, state of Paraná, Brazil. Media outlets bandab.com and tribunapr.com. postulate that her murder wasn’t a hate crime instead repeat the Police who believe she was likely killed in a […]

Scarlett Johansson unexpectedly drops transgender Lead in Rub & Tug

Scarlett Johansson unexpectedly drops transgender Lead in Rub & Tug

Johansson gracefully and responsibly announced she wouldn’t play the part of Dante Tex Gill today releasing an exclusive statement to Out magazine Her words, in full: “In light of recent ethical questions raised surrounding my casting as Dante Tex Gill, I have decided to respectfully withdraw my participation in the project. Our cultural understanding of transgender people continues to advance, […]

Video: TERFs Hijack London Pride

Video: TERFs Hijack London Pride

TERFs hijacked then led London Pride today by lying down on the ground at the front of the march until officials gave in to their bullying allowing this hate group to lead the parade. Ten Terfs carried banners and flyers stating “transactivism erases lesbians” and describing the trans movement as “anti-lesbianism” reports The Independent TERFs […]

Alejandra, trans asylum seeker, denied meds in dire straits

Alejandra, trans asylum seeker, denied meds in dire straits

Amnesty International is calling for the release of transgender activist Alejandra being held in the Transgender pod in the Cibola County Detention Center, Milan, New Mexico. Alejandra spent a decade fighting for transgender human rights. She came to the United States seeking protection, only to be detained by @ICEgov. Now she needs your help. https://t.co/pJpNeduTIz […]

Scarlett Johansson defends transgender role vitriolically

Scarlett Johansson defends transgender role vitriolically

Scarlett Johansson, a cisgender woman, has been cast to play a transmasculine role as massage parlor owner Dante “Tex” Gill in the upcoming mob drama Rub & Tug.  Johansson, who recently took heat for playing an Asian woman, reacted to transface accusations telling Bustle via a representative:  “Tell them that they can be directed to Jeffrey Tambor, […]

Transgender woman Angela Ponce Crowned Miss Universe Spain 2018

Transgender woman Angela Ponce Crowned Miss Universe Spain 2018

For the first time ever a country is sending a transgender woman to the Miss World competition. Angela Ponce was crowned Friday, June 29, as Miss Universe Spain 2018 is the first transgender woman to compete for the title. Serendipia✨ . . @luisfernandezdisenador @lamagora @peluquero_a.puelles @simofsevilla . #serendipia #luisfernandez #desing #simof #simof2018 #moda #modaandaluza #modaflamenca […]