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Texas Lawmaker Briscoe Cain Mocks Trans Violence

Texas Lawmaker Briscoe Cain Mocks Trans Violence

During a recent panel discussion hosted by the Texas Tribune on 7th February, Texas Republican state representative Briscoe Cain made comments that reduced violence against transgender people as ‘dudes walking around in dresses getting beat up’. Briscoe Cain’s main backer accused by the Texas Ethics Commission of lobbying illegally. Cain made the comments when asked […]

Transgender Women’s March

Transgender Women’s March

Transgender Women’s March, Why We March Why I, a transgender woman will at the Dallas Woman’s March today. The three cornerstones of the human race’s survival depends on our success. The National Woman’s March website address’s many issues but does not mention gender expression or identity directly so our visibility will be crucial. Trump’s inauguration […]

Seattle Bans Conversion Therapy For LGBT Youth

Seattle Bans Conversion Therapy For LGBT Youth

  In a unanimous vote Seattle City Council has voted to pass an ordinance to ban conversion therapy on minors. The bill was sponsored by Seattle city council-member Lorena Gonzalez and had the support of the city mayor Ed Murray before it came to vote. The ban prevents mental health providers or religious groups from […]

LGBT+ Bullying At High Rate In Scottish Schools

LGBT+ Bullying At High Rate In Scottish Schools

LGBT Youth Scotland has announced that LGBT+ students are facing increased bullying at schools throughout the country. The group has reported that students have said that they are not confident in reporting the abuse they have been receiving, and that that strong leadership from school leaders and local authorities is needed to tackle the issue. […]

Trans Notes from a Small Island: United Through Pride

Trans Notes from a Small Island: United Through Pride

September in the Channel Islands has seen three firsts: the first pan-island Pride, the first Equality & Diversity Awards and the first award by a tribunal of compensation for hurt and distress from discriminatory behaviour in the workplace. Pride was a truly pan-island event this year with a whole week of celebrations in both the […]

CDC omits Transgender youth from LGB Campaign claiming ignorance

CDC omits Transgender youth from LGB Campaign claiming ignorance

The CDC is well prepared for a ‘Zombie apocalypse’ but doesn’t know how to ask if one’s transgender. The Center for Disease Control has released a study on violence against LGB youth campaign, designed to highlight how lesbian, gay and bisexual teens and children face an extraordinarily high amount of violence, bullying and harassment, leading […]

‘Love Is Love’ Comic To Benefit Victims Of Orlando Massacre

‘Love Is Love’ Comic To Benefit Victims Of Orlando Massacre

DC and IDW have entered into a partnership to produce a new one-shot comic called ‘Love is Love’, the proceeds of which will benefit the victims of the Orlando Pulse Massacre that occurred earlier this year in when 49 LGBT+ people lost their lives.  The project will be donating to the victims of the shooting through […]

Bette Midler should know they’re more than words

Bette Midler should know they’re more than words

This past Saturday afternoon superstar and world renowned actress Bette Midler thought it would be funny in some way to casually joke about Caitlyn Jenner’s  transition from Bruce to Caitlyn after it was announced that “I am Cait” was being canceled after only two seasons.  It was only after almost a full day and backlash […]

Owen Smith Brands Himself ‘Normal’ Candidate Against Lesbian Opponent

Owen Smith Brands Himself ‘Normal’ Candidate Against Lesbian Opponent

Labour leadership candidate Owen Smith has described himself as the ‘normal’ candidate for the role of Labour leader because he had ‘a wife and three children’, with his main opponent being an openly lesbian woman. Smith has faced criticism for the statement following the comments during an interview with Sky News. The comment came as […]

DC To Launch Gay Couple Led Comic With ‘Midnighter & Apollo’

DC To Launch Gay Couple Led Comic With ‘Midnighter & Apollo’

DC’s most iconic gay couple (since the inclusion of the Wildstorm universe into the main ‘New 52’ continuity) ‘Midnighter & Apollo’ are returning to comics in their own series. ‘Midnighter & Apollo’ will be a six part limited series launching in October, that will see the two characters continuing on their adventures after the event […]

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