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Thanks To Speaker Joe Straus SB6 Avoids A Forced Vote, For Today

Thanks To Speaker Joe Straus SB6 Avoids A Forced Vote, For Today

While the rest of Texas was going to work and doing normal day to day tasks, a legislator tried to sneak the Texas Bathroom Bill through the House. Tomorrow would have been devastating had one Republican not stepped up to stop this. It’s one thing when a discriminatory bill is made into law using normal […]

Mack Beggs can now wrestle Boys, but in Texas schools, it’s still girls

Mack Beggs can now wrestle Boys, but in Texas schools, it’s still girls

Mack Beggs, the transgender boy who made national news winning the Texas girls championship last season can now wrestle boys during the summer. But due to the newly passed Texas rules, he will still have to wrestle girls at high school matches. The updated national amateur policy spotlights the absurdity of the antiquated transphobic Texas […]

I cried watching wrestler Mack Beggs destroy his female competitors

I cried watching wrestler Mack Beggs destroy his female competitors

Mack Beggs the Euless Texas Transgender wrestler handily beat his female opponents who had the courage to face him on the mat Friday. It was heartbreaking to see, but a situation not of Beggs making. These girls who have no business facing Beggs who is undergoing testosterone treatment to transform his body to align with his innate […]

Mack Beggs wins Division to wrestle Girls Friday

Mack Beggs wins Division to wrestle Girls Friday

Mack Beggs an undefeated transgender wrestler from Texas has just won his High School regional division and will be competing against girl’s at the Texas State Championship Friday. Beggs will be wrestling against girls at state due to statewide rule change orchestrated last summer by Lt. Governor Dan Patrick.  The UIL, the statewide athlete rulemaking organization […]

Texas LT Gov Dan Patrick, FRC partner attacking Transgender Lives

Texas LT Gov Dan Patrick, FRC partner attacking Transgender Lives

Dan Patrick goes off the rails partnering with the Family Research Council, a known anti-LGBT hate group to promote SB6 the Texas transgender bathroom bill. We know it’s going to be a tough fight,” Patrick said at a Capitol news conference while introducing SB6 a “Women’s Privacy Act” declaring it a ‘bipartisan’ effort supported by all. […]

TX and NC Bathroom Bills, How Different are they?

TX and NC Bathroom Bills, How Different are they?

  Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and state Sen. Lois Kolkhorst maintain the so-called “bathroom bill” is significantly different from a similar law passed in North Carolina. But how exactly does the original wording of Senate Bill 6 stack up against North Carolina’s House Bill 2? Here’s how the “bathroom bills” in North Carolina and Texas […]

TX Gov Tells NFL “Learn Your Place” and stay away from the Bathroom Bill

TX Gov Tells NFL “Learn Your Place” and stay away from the Bathroom Bill

“The NFL needs to concentrate on playing football and get the heck out of politics,” Gov. Greg Abbott told conservative radio host Glenn Beck. by Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune, Feb. 14, 2017 Gov. Greg Abbott is blasting the NFL for raising the prospect that Texas’ so-called “bathroom bill” could impact future events in the […]

Iowa man arrested for threatening to kill a transgender student

Iowa man arrested for threatening to kill a transgender student

Mondell V. Olson, 65 of Ames Iowa was arrested Wednesday, Feb 15 and charged with threatening to kill, brand, and cause bodily harm” to Nevada transgender high school freshman Arthur Hanson.  Police also charged Olson with sending sexually explicit text messages to a teacher. “This is clearly a hate crime,” Nevada police Chief Ricardo Martinez II said. “I don’t […]

Trans woman JoJo Striker murdered Jan 8th Misgendered by Media

Trans woman JoJo Striker murdered Jan 8th Misgendered by Media

We are just learning that JoJo Striker, a Transgender woman from Toledo was murdered over a week ago. Local media misgendered her obscuring her murder and threatened to erase her gender expression. Police have identified her as Demajio Striker a first name which does not clearly identify gender, TransGriot broke the news yesterday identifying the victim as JoJo […]

City Council President Resigns Over Transphobic Sign Fallout

City Council President Resigns Over Transphobic Sign Fallout

Jay Linn, the owner of Northridge Auto Parts and Repair, has resigned from his position as president of Olmstead Falls city council following complaints about a sign outside of his business. The sign was erected in early February, and contained the message ‘If you don’t know who you identify as, pull down your pants and […]

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