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Transgender woman with Axe attacks three in Sydney

Transgender woman with Axe attacks three in Sydney

Evie Amati allegedly attacked two Seven-Eleven customers with an axe Saturday, picking the victims seemingly at random. The CCTV footage shows her nonchalantly striking up a conversation with the first victim, Ben Rimmer, at the checkout. Then in an apparently unprovoked attack hit him with the axe then smashed Sharon Hacker as she was exiting […]

Man Charged With Raping His Trans Step-Daughter

Man Charged With Raping His Trans Step-Daughter

A man in Australia has been charged with rape and incest after Victoria County Court heard evidence that he sexually abused his transgender step-daughter over the course of thirteen years. The man began the prolonged period of rape in 2002 shortly after his then 19 year-old step-daughter had undergone gender realignment surgery.  The court heard […]

Comedian Jordan Raskopoulos Comes Out As Transgender

Comedian Jordan Raskopoulos Comes Out As Transgender

Jordan Raskopoulos, member of the Australian comedy trio Axis of Awesome, has received an outpouring of support from around the world after revealing that she is transgender. A video was posted onto the groups youtube channel yesterday in which Jordan addresses the questions that she has received about her beard, which she shaved off last […]

Miss Transsexual Australia 2016 offers SRS as grand prize

Miss Transsexual Australia 2016 offers SRS as grand prize

You might recall the stir when Miss Transgender UK 2015 announced the Grand Prize, SRS, naming it in honor of Leelah Alcorn. Besides the controversial naming, many were upset since it wasn’t made clear at first if the winner had options other than accepting SRS. There’s a vocal element within the trans movement who feel […]

Seven Sisters Festival to be fully inclusive of all woman

Seven Sisters Festival to be fully inclusive of all woman

Seven Sisters Festival 2015 promotional video asks “are you (all of womankind) going to be Ok today?” December 14th Amy Walker wrote about the Seven Sister’s Festival’s policy of excluding transgender women who haven’t had or opt not to have gender-affirming surgery. This came about after a cisgender-transgender couple asked to attend the Melbourne, Victoria, […]

Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Billboad Removed Following Complaints

Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Billboad Removed Following Complaints

Cranium, a signage company in Auckland, New Zealand, has faced severe criticism from the LGBT+ community and their supporters following what has been described as a transphobic and tasteless billboard that appeared to mock both Caitlyn Jenner, and the transgender community as a whole. The billboard featured the Vanity Fair cover image of Caitlyn Jenner, […]

No Pride In Prison to Protest Rape and Beating of Auckland Trans Inmate

No Pride In Prison to Protest Rape and Beating of Auckland Trans Inmate

A transgender woman held in Auckland South was beaten and raped by 7 men after being moved into general population Wednesday according to “No Pride in Prison’. The advocacy group says that they have confirmed the assault with family members and have announced a rally for the 10th of October. ‘She was taken out of […]

Aged Care for Transgender People……. An Australian Perspective

Aged Care for Transgender People……. An Australian Perspective

No different to any other Western Country, Australia is entering into an era where the sheer number of people reaching into Retirement age is exploding. This is one of two reasons why “Aged Care”  residential needs will see exponential growth. The other reason is that as our cultures have been made more culturally aware of […]

Sydney LGBTI protest the “Townie” for allowing trans bashing

Sydney LGBTI protest the “Townie” for allowing trans bashing

Sydney LGBT protesters incensed over the beating of transwoman Stephanie McCarthy gather in front of Town Hall Hotel (Townie) in Newtown as police call for backup. The protester’s stood up to police Monday angry at Townie staff for allegedly allowing men to beat up transgender woman Stephanie McCarthy Friday night. The Townie denied that they were […]

Transgender woman Stephanie McCarthy brutally attacked in Sydney Bar

Transgender woman Stephanie McCarthy brutally attacked in Sydney Bar

As a rider, I should say Stephanie McCarthy is known to me and I have followed her posts and activities for some time and we have many friends in common. Last week she was excited at the opportunity that she and her band were to play a late night gig at the Town Hall Hotel […]

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