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Fake doctor arrested for breast augmentation operation which killed trans woman Jiratchaya Kampoon

Fake doctor arrested for breast augmentation operation which killed trans woman Jiratchaya Kampoon

Thanatpong Jittheerapirom, 29, was apprehended today for a botched, illegal breast enhancement operation on transgender woman Jiratchaya Kampoon. The beautiful 22-year-old transgender woman who paid the clinic 35,000 (THB) or $1,000 (USD) for the operation failed to regain consciousness after the surgery. Thai media reports referring to her problematically as a “Ladyboy”  a term often equated with the pejorative “Tranny” has slowed […]

Pakistani Trans Activist/model Kami Sid to Star in Dil E Nadan

Pakistani Trans Activist/model Kami Sid to Star in Dil E Nadan

Top model and Pakistani transgender activist Kami Sid has landed a first of a kind lead role in the Express Entertainment production of the drama “Dil E Nadan”. A post shared by Kami Sid (@kamisid_official) on Oct 6, 2017 at 8:47am PDT Speaking with The Express Tribune, Sid discussed starring in the drama and how it’d help her […]

JAKE ZYRUS Comes Out as a Trans Man

JAKE ZYRUS Comes Out as a Trans Man

Glee phenom JAKE ZYRUS made it official last week shedding his female skin. Formerly known as Charice Pempengco, he told Ophra in 2014 that he knew his soul was male at age 5 but hedged at committing to transition saying he wasn’t going to go through that ‘whole thing’. This was only a few years ago […]

Pakistanis who videotaped whipping of Sialkot transgender woman arrested

Pakistanis who videotaped whipping of Sialkot transgender woman arrested

Police arrested 5 members of an alleged gang after they posted a video of them whipping a Sialkot transgender woman which went viral. The man who did the most of the beating The Tribune  reports is Jajja Butt, beat up the Sialkot transgender woman because she refused to pay extortion money. However,  Julie who was confirmed […]

Zenisha Tamang eliminated from Nepal Mega Model competition

Zenisha Tamang eliminated from Nepal Mega Model competition

A few weeks after the story on Nepal’s receptiveness to the idea of a transgender representing them on the fashion runway was published, migme Mega Model Season 3’s first transgender contestant Zenisha Tamang (@zenishapakhrintmg) was eliminated. Zenisha had one of the best photos for the ‘moving bus photoshoot’ episode, impressing the judges with her facial […]

Hijras 6 Pack Band Viral Video Hum Hain Happy

Hijras 6 Pack Band Viral Video Hum Hain Happy

Viewed over a half million times the first day released 6 Pack Band’s new video Hum Hain Happy  is single-handedly defeating sorrow worldwide! This groups sensational song could very well be the transgender communities 2016 theme song much like Against Me’s Transgender dysphoria Blues was in 2012 with one critical difference. Just after our performance at […]

Ancient trans warrior “discovered” at Siberian dig

Ancient trans warrior “discovered” at Siberian dig

In our male dominated world, when a women of authority is recognized, be her alive or centuries gone, the key to her power is unfailingly attributed to men. Such is the case of our Siberian trans ancestor originally discovered in 1990 in the Altai Republic. Jane’s feminine attire conflicted with the male warrior artifacts with […]

US Marine Found Guilty of Killing Jennifer Laude

US Marine Found Guilty of Killing Jennifer Laude

United States Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton was found guilty of the killing of transgender woman Jennifer Laude in a Philippine court today following a lengthy trial. The US Marine, who was stationed in the Philippines for American military exercises was arrested following the death of 26 year old Jennifer Laude.  Pemberton was charged […]

Transgender workplace acceptance cited as key to Korean tech flight to US

Transgender workplace acceptance cited as key to Korean tech flight to US

During a meeting of Corea in Singapore, transgender workplace acceptance was noted as one of the reasons the US is drawing top engineers and producers from Korea. Silicon Valley was specifically mentioned. California’s  non-discrimination laws encourage companies to have written non-discrimination policies. This in turn helps to create a socially aware, self-motivated and individually responsible […]

Transgender Man Found Murdered & Mutilated

Transgender Man Found Murdered & Mutilated

Yoshi Tsuchida, 32, was found dead in his Tokyo home yesterday by his adopted son, with his head covered in a plastic bag and his face removed. Mr Tsuchida’s 28-year-old son, who has not been named, returned to their shared home on thursday morning.  He went to bed, but awoke later to find his father […]

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