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Can’t We Just Not Care About Celebrity Nudes?

Can’t We Just Not Care About Celebrity Nudes?

Unless you’ve been hiding away from the internet recently you’ll be sure to have heard about the latest celebrity photo hack scandal. Leaked nude pictures of celebrities is hardly a new thing, but what puts this latest case into the limelight is the fact that so many were leaked all at once, and that in […]

Radio hosts Kimberly and Beck are back after being fired for a transphobic episode

Radio hosts Kimberly and Beck are back after being fired for a transphobic episode

Rochester radio hosts Kimberly and Beck are back on the airwaves after being fired by 98.9 The Buzz (WBZA) in May. The transphobic segment in which they attacked Rochester’s new trans inclusive insurance ended with them willfully misgendering a transgender caller who tried to reason with them. The enraged the LGBT community started a petition […]

Is Transparent Transface or is it tipping us further into the mainstream?

Is Transparent Transface or is it tipping us further into the mainstream?

Two suprises for Transparent They’re two sides to this debate neither of which are wrong. One mindset defends the series noting that although the transgender character isn’t trans the film has a lot of extras that are. As a kind of a exclamation point to that argument, the New York Times published asking Can Jill […]

Why are some Detroit News agencies still insulting transgender victims?

Why are some Detroit News agencies still insulting transgender victims?

Updated 3:04 8/23/14 Deadline Detroit much to their credit have edited their article to be respectful of gender diversity.MLive began its coverage of the shooting victims at Detroit Palmer Park as many other sources did, by quoting verbatim police reports resulting in misgendering the transgender victims.One transgender Detroit advocate told planetransgender that Mlive unlike some […]

Radio hack Alex Jones calling Michelle Obama a ‘tranny’ is a compliment.

Radio hack Alex Jones calling Michelle Obama a ‘tranny’ is a compliment.

“Well, Joan Rivers talked about it the other day, and now it’s an international news story,” Jones said on-air. “The question is, ‘Who is Michelle Obama? Is she really a woman? Is she a man? Jones went on to say… “[E]specially,” Jones added, “when every time I look at ‘Michelle’ or ‘Michael’ Obama — the […]

International Business Times flaunt transphobic ‘she-male ‘ J.Lo. headline

International Business Times flaunt transphobic ‘she-male ‘ J.Lo. headline

Apparently the IBN formally a respected international news source is desperate for click generating revenue. The publication has chosen to race for the bottom beating grocery store tabloids, even Dirt.com with a defamatory headline and transphobic story. ….being known to like trans woman is humiliating and he wanted to see her WHAT?!!…. Dirty.com and intouchweekly.com insinuated in their […]

Feds spend $200K to find out why transwoman on Facebook get HIV/AIDS and addicted at disproportionately high rates.

Feds spend $200K to find out why transwoman on Facebook get HIV/AIDS and addicted at disproportionately high rates.

From the are you out outta your fucking federated mind file. The Free Beacon  reports that  “The Friends Research Institute”, based in Maryland, received $194,788 last month to begin the project operating on the premise that due to “transphobia” transgendered women are forced to use social media as an outlet, often leading to risky sexual […]

Robin Williams, a Mrs Doubtfire sequel is a very bad idea.

Robin Williams, a Mrs Doubtfire sequel is a very bad idea.

Fox to mock with Mrs Doubtfire sequel? Nico Lang at the Daily Dot thinks its a very bad idea and for very good reasons. The ‘jokes’ and transphobic  misogyny that FOX cashed in on in the 90’s won’t be tolerated by our segment of society. Mrs. Doubtfire came out long before I began transition, but […]

Rebecca Juro, Bil Browning, Gay.com and my Donna Rose moment at the LGBTMedia14 Convening

Rebecca Juro, Bil Browning, Gay.com and my Donna Rose moment at the LGBTMedia14 Convening

I’m sitting far left at a table alone after the others who were there left (clicks) Most all of us older trans folks remember the days of us against them. Them being the “Gay.com”. Hardly, a day went past without one of us writing about the evil gay.com on our obscure blogs.Who were we railing […]