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Arlene Foster Says DUP’s ‘Christian’ Values Won’t Change

Arlene Foster Says DUP’s ‘Christian’ Values Won’t Change

Yesterday marked the first day of Arlene Foster as the new First Minister of Northern Ireland.  It was also the first day that she had to face questions over some of the Democratic Unionist Parties views on equality in Northern Ireland. In an interview with News Letter, when questioned about her party’s views on equal […]

Double Trans homicide in Pernanbuco, Brazil

Double Trans homicide in Pernanbuco, Brazil

The victims were identified as the transwoman P.R. da Silva, known in the city as Chica da Silva, 24 or 25, and the José Alisson de Araldo (or Araújo) Dourado, 16 or 17. On her Facebook profile, Chica used the name “Paola Bratho”. The couple was shot to death in the late afternoon of last […]

Anglican Church Faces Possible Split Over LGBT+ Issues

Anglican Church Faces Possible Split Over LGBT+ Issues

The Anglican Church could be facing a possible split this week over issues of homosexuality as leaders from across the world come together to meet in Canterbury this week. Last week, more than 100 senior Anglicans from the United Kingdom made a call to the Church of England to ‘repent’ for their discrimination of LGBT+ […]

Legendary Singer David Bowie Dies Aged 69

Legendary Singer David Bowie Dies Aged 69

David Bowie, globally beloved singer and performer has died aged sixty-nine, after a secret eighteen month battle with cancer. A statement was released on social media this morning through the official David Bowie accounts, reading ‘January 10, 2016 – David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with […]

Arab Trans: A look inside

Arab Trans: A look inside

Arab trans people are suffering, but to what degree differs from country to country and from one family to another and from society to society. The concept that a trans person would change what the God has created – Transition – is not accepted or even debated. This is especially true for the MTF who suffer double persecution […]

Another trans woman murdered in Brazil, 2 were shot

Another trans woman murdered in Brazil, 2 were shot

A 28 years old transwoman, known locally as ‘Mel” was found dead in a forest along the BR-060, in the urban area of Rio Verde, in southwestern Goiás. According to the Civil Police, one mototaxi driver passing by the local smelt something strange and triggered the authorities. The body was found on Sunday (3) it […]

Trans activist Laura Moyano attacked at home

Trans activist Laura Moyano attacked at home

La Plata Trans activist Laura Elena Moyano was brutally beaten Dec 23rd in her apartment by two men. She suffered multiple cuts, her face was disfigured and she was a stabbed in the lung. Laura was admitted to the San Martin hospital in critical condition. Moyano, a student of Journalism and Communication at the UNLP is […]

Trial for the murder of beloved trans activist Diana Sacayán to proceed

Trial for the murder of beloved trans activist Diana Sacayán to proceed

Femicide charges were confirmed allowing the trial to proceed for the murder of trans woman Diana Sacayán. Argentina femicide criminal code allows no mitigating factors to be introduced when the crime is perpetrated someone who had an intimate relationship with the victim. The Constitutional Court agreed with the judge Gustavo Pierreti, who said Gabriel David Marino and Félix […]

Transgender woman Katherine Johnson of Little Rock, R.I.P.

Transgender woman Katherine Johnson of Little Rock, R.I.P.

Transgender woman Katherine Johnson of Little Rock Arkansas took her own life Jan 5, 2016. While her family’s obituary misgenders her and uses her birth name, her friends posted about Katherine on her facebook profile commiserating with one another, remembering and commemorating the life of transgender woman Katherine Johnson of Little Rock Arkansas. The Transgender […]

Trouble Brewing for Transgender Model in Nepal

Trouble Brewing for Transgender Model in Nepal

  migme Mega Model is a modeling reality TV show in Nepal. The show pits a number of Nepali women against each other to win the chance at kick starting a career in Nepal’s modeling industry. After a five-year hiatus, migme Mega Model is back for the third season. Although the auditions started in April, the filming halted […]