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Alejandra, trans asylum seeker, denied meds in dire straits

Alejandra, trans asylum seeker, denied meds in dire straits

Amnesty International is calling for the release of transgender activist Alejandra being held in the Transgender pod in the Cibola County Detention Center, Milan, New Mexico. Alejandra spent a decade fighting for transgender human rights. She came to the United States seeking protection, only to be detained by @ICEgov. Now she needs your help. https://t.co/pJpNeduTIz […]

Transgender woman Antash’a English murdered in Jacksonville

Transgender woman Antash’a English murdered in Jacksonville

  Jacksonville police are investigating the murder of transgender woman Antash’a English who was found shot Friday morning. According to a Jacksonville news station Antash’a English was found between two abandoned buildings on Ella street and later died at the hospital. Ms. English who has 5.000 followers on Instagram and identified as a “very independent […]

Beto O’Rourke Tells Transgender Youth “I will Fight For You” on the TDOV

Beto O’Rourke Tells Transgender Youth “I will Fight For You” on the TDOV

Senate Candidate Beto O’Rourke received thunderous applause for his answer poised by a trans youth during the packed Dallas town hall held on March 29th. Beto answered by specifically condemning SB6, one of many transgender bathroom bills introduced in 2017 by Republican Texas extremists targeting the most vulnerable, transgender children. As a federal legislator currently serving El […]

Judge Frees Man accused of murdering Texas Transgender Woman Without Trial

Judge Frees Man accused of murdering Texas Transgender Woman Without Trial

Mark Daniel Lewis, 20 has been released after a probation revocation hearing exonerated him of murdering transgender woman Kenne McFadden, 24 who was found dead in the San Antonio River on April 9th, 2017. The Texas transgender community already upset over the prosecutors bungling of the case are incensed over the judges transphobic ruling clearing […]

Texas Transgender Student Mack Beggs Wins Second Girls State Wrestling Title

Texas Transgender Student Mack Beggs Wins Second Girls State Wrestling Title

Euless Texas High school senior Mack Beggs persevered despite new rules enacted to defeat him to win his second state girls wrestling championship. Beggs says that he has been offered a collegiate scholarship where according to rules he will compete with other men. Two weeks after Mack Beggs won the University Interscholastic League 110-pound girls’ wrestling […]

Cincinnati Transgender Teen Wins Battle to Transition

Cincinnati Transgender Teen Wins Battle to Transition

Friday Juvenile Court Judge Sylvia Sieve Hendon awarded permanent custody to the boy’s affirming grandparents removing him from his parents who had denied him therapy and HRT. His parent’s denial of his transition angered the LGBT community when it became known they demanded that he submitted to ‘Christian’ conversion programs sometimes lasting 6 hours at […]

Man charged with hate crime for the murder of trans woman Casey Haggard

Man charged with hate crime for the murder of trans woman Casey Haggard

Justice is finally being served for the horrific throat-slashing murder of transgender woman Casey Haggard. Originally Fresno police felt the murder caught on video was a random act of violence. But thanks to a local advocate’s persistence 38-year-old Richard Lopez has been charged with the slaying as a hate crime. “This was a premeditated hate […]

Transgender college student Deejea Smith attacked twice in two weeks

Transgender college student Deejea Smith attacked twice in two weeks

De Anza College student Deejea Smith is speaking out after being attacked for the second time in two weeks on the Cupertino campus. The student is transgender and police are calling the incident a hate crime. Deejea Smith described coming face to face with an attacker in the Flint Center Garage. Smith recalled, “The second […]

Superbowl Coke Ad Gives Subtle Shout Out To Non-Binary Trans Peeps

Superbowl Coke Ad Gives Subtle Shout Out To Non-Binary Trans Peeps

“There’s no one quite like you. Or her. Or him. Or them.” The Superbowl Coke ad inclusive byline substantiating non-binary transgender lives by using the oft-preferred pronoun “Them” is a bold corporate move. The concept of gender fluidity amoungst non-binary people is arguably the most troubling aspect of our community for ultra-right-wing conservatives. This advertisement subtly promoting […]

Illinois Gubernatorial Candidate Jeanne Ives Defends Transphobic Racist Attack ad

Illinois Gubernatorial Candidate Jeanne Ives Defends Transphobic Racist Attack ad

Candidate Jeanne Ives said the ad that began airing this weekend illustrates the GOP governor’s “chosen constituents based on the policy choices he made” and primary voters need to know about his record. Politicians from both sides of the aisle view it as a deceptive fear mongering attack on women’s, immigrant and transgender lives and […]

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