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Briscoe Cain Speech Shouted Down By Southern Texas University Students

Briscoe Cain Speech Shouted Down By Southern Texas University Students

  LGBT allied Black Lives Matter student protesters shut down Rep. Briscoe Cain’s planned appearance at the Thurgood Marshall School of Law campus Monday. “He just stands for hatred and bigotry on a scale that isn’t deserving of a place or platform here at TSU,” said protester and Thurgood Marshall School of Law student Justin […]

Dozens protest with Isabella Red Cloud at Union Gospel Mission of Sioux Falls

Dozens protest with Isabella Red Cloud at Union Gospel Mission of Sioux Falls

Amid horns being sounded in support by passing motorists, Isabella Red Cloud told her supportive crew “Last week, Saturday I came here for food. I was invited by a friend I was hungry”. Red Cloud said of her experience at the Union Gospel Mission. ” I went in and wearing the same dress and I […]

New TransAfrikan Voice “Queerstion” a Vital Revolutionary Resource

New TransAfrikan Voice “Queerstion” a Vital Revolutionary Resource

Queerstion, a unique new Afrikan transgender-specific publication is opening the blinds previously obscuring the continents transgender people. This new voice hasn’t simply shed light on TransAfrika peoples, Queerstion has thrown the window wide open allowing the rest of the world an opportunity to breath deep in the richness of her people! Queerstion is a beacon, […]

Final Four Banner Drop for Transgender Rights

Final Four Banner Drop for Transgender Rights

LGBT activists and allies hoping to impress NCAA’s president about the importance of his continued support engaged in a direct action Sunday at the women’s final four. Soulforce board member D.J. talks about why she’s doing this… Decisions about the immediate future of NCAA championships in North Carolina and potentially Texas due to discriminatory state laws […]

Driver tackled while NOM Hate Bus vandalized says organizers

Driver tackled while NOM Hate Bus vandalized says organizers

Banned from European streets, Catholic extremists take the NOM hate bus to NYC where a spokesperson said the driver was attacked and immobilized while the bus was being vandalized. The “Free Speech Bus,” as it is called by organizers, was parked near the UN for a scheduled event when two people approached, scratched it with […]

Video: Woman takes Wisconsin Insurance Board to task for trans exclusion

Video: Woman takes Wisconsin Insurance Board to task for trans exclusion

Wendi Kent identified herself as the woman led away by state police Wednesday after protesting at the Group Insurance Board and ETF meeting. Kent said on Facebook that when she started her lecture all of the board members were seated. But she became increasingly passionately vocal when her concerns were met with smirks as many […]

Transgender Women’s March

Transgender Women’s March

Transgender Women’s March, Why We March Why I, a transgender woman will at the Dallas Woman’s March today. The three cornerstones of the human race’s survival depends on our success. The National Woman’s March website address’s many issues but does not mention gender expression or identity directly so our visibility will be crucial. Trump’s inauguration […]

Trump Smears Civil Rights Icon John Lewis on MLK weekend

Trump Smears Civil Rights Icon John Lewis on MLK weekend

People are coming out of the woodwork to defend John Lewis after Trump criticized him Earlier in the week, Rep. John Lewis announced that he would skip the 2017 presidential inauguration. According to Lewis, he did not consider President-elect Donald Trump to be a legitimate president amid allegations that the 2016 presidential race was tampered […]

2016 Top 10 @PlanetTrans

2016 Top 10 @PlanetTrans

Happy New year! Planet Transgender received close to a million visits again for the second year in a row since moving to our new format. Many of our articles focus on the little guy or gal, the ones without mainstream media attention. Times have changed since we began blogging 10 years ago. When before we […]

Transphobic Surge Follows Trump Election

Transphobic Surge Follows Trump Election

Like it or not Donald Trump is our president. And now that the shock of seeing him elected is wearing off it’s time to begin refocusing on staying alive. It’s not time for false bravado but a time to take a realistic accounting of our personal lives, which state we live in, employment, housing and […]

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