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Illinois Gubernatorial Candidate Jeanne Ives Defends Transphobic Racist Attack ad

Illinois Gubernatorial Candidate Jeanne Ives Defends Transphobic Racist Attack ad

Candidate Jeanne Ives said the ad that began airing this weekend illustrates the GOP governor’s “chosen constituents based on the policy choices he made” and primary voters need to know about his record. Politicians from both sides of the aisle view it as a deceptive fear mongering attack on women’s, immigrant and transgender lives and […]

Filipino Trans Woman Sephy Francisco Stuns Singing both keys of “The Prayer”

Filipino Trans Woman Sephy Francisco Stuns Singing both keys of “The Prayer”

You may never be the same after watching and listening to Sephy Francisco sing both parts of the duet “The Prayer”. Sephy Francisco’s heartfelt rendition of Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli’s duet in Korea at Mnet’s ‘I Can See Your Voice 5’ brought gasps and tears of joy to all. But as astounding as her vocal range […]

Texas Progressive’s Wave Riding High With the Women’s March 2018

Texas Progressive’s Wave Riding High With the Women’s March 2018

All across Texas thousands of progressives, both men and women joined millions country-wide for the Women’s March 2018. The Dallas Morning News estimated 7,000 attended there. It would be safe to say tens of thousands marched statewide, some in unheralded small town marches. My Cowtown Women’s March 2018 was one of those events barely making […]

Netflix Transphobic Jokes are killing me

Netflix Transphobic Jokes are killing me

Seriously when did NetFlix become so transphobic? It’s so bad I can’t sit down to watch a Netflix show without subjected to a transphobic joke. In all fairness, It’s not just the new releases that I have issues with. We have come a long ways in the past few years. Evidently, our self-awareness and sense of […]

Arlington NAACP opposed TX Gov Greg Abbott as MLK Grand Marshal and WON

Arlington NAACP opposed TX Gov Greg Abbott as MLK Grand Marshal and WON

The Arlington Texas NAACP prevailed denying bigot Texas Gov. Greg Abbott a political platform as Martin Luther King Grand Honorary Marshal. The leaders of the Arlington TX branch of the NAACP were forced into a true conundrum. Either boycott or protest. But when faced with the possibility that Greg Abbott a far right-wing politician being […]

LA Transgender woman Viccky Gutierrez murdered 2nd Week 2nd Death

LA Transgender woman Viccky Gutierrez murdered 2nd Week 2nd Death

LA activists are certain that transgender woman Viccky Gutierrez died in the fire that gutted her south LA apartment. The Coroner hasn’t identified the body found as that of Viccky Gutierrez, or the cause of death but the fire department has deemed the blaze suspicious. Trans Latina activist Bamby Salcedo calls the death of her […]

Kenosha Unified School District to pay transgender Student Ash Whitaker $800,000

Kenosha Unified School District to pay transgender Student Ash Whitaker $800,000

The Kenosha Unified School District (KUSD) has agreed to pay Ash Whitaker $800,000 for forcing him and other transgender students to wear armbands designating their birth gender. The armbands were intended to segregate them from other students and make them more easily identifiable when they entered areas of public accommodations I.E. the restroom. The complaint in Whitaker v. Kenosha […]

Miss Trans America Founder First US Transgender Murder of 2018

Miss Trans America Founder First US Transgender Murder of 2018

Christa Leigh Steele-Knudslien, 42, Miss Trans America founder was found dead at her home in North Adams Mass Friday evening. Police went to her residence after her husband Mark Steele-Knudslien reportedly went to the station Friday night and confessed to her murder. Christa Leigh Steele-Knudslien married Mark last summer according to her Facebook posts. Monica […]

TransMuhafiz spotlights Pakistani Transphobic Offenders

TransMuhafiz spotlights Pakistani Transphobic Offenders

TransMuhafiz an android app now available on Google Play enables real-time locational reporting of transphobic violence via the web, voice message, picture, video, and text. Transgender people in Pakistan have long suffered in obscurity especially those in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the north-west tribal region bordering Afganistan. Despite increased media reporting, 54 trans people have been murdered […]

Nong Rose First Muay Thai Trans Boxer To Fight In France

Nong Rose First Muay Thai Trans Boxer To Fight In France

Muay Thai fighter Nong Rose Bancharoensuk has always felt like a woman and it shows both in and out of the ring. With over 150 wins the 21-year-old trans woman was finally allowed to fight a major bout after a prohibition was dropped banning sports bras and long hair in the ring. Nong Rose had […]