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Woman Who Sued Her Daughter For Transitioning Loses Case

Woman Who Sued Her Daughter For Transitioning Loses Case

In November 2016 Annmarie Calgaro began legal proceedings to sue her daughter for transitioning from male to female. Along with her daughter Calgaro took legal action against two non-profit healthcare providers, the St Louis School Board, the principal at her daughter’s school, Saint Louis County, and the director of the county’s Health and Human services […]

Right Wing reaction to Children’s book is fostering Trans-Panic says author

Right Wing reaction to Children’s book is fostering Trans-Panic says author

A new book, ‘Can I Tell You About Gender Diversity?’,  by CJ Atkinson has received criticism from politicians and right wing newspapers such as the Daily Mail. The book, which has already been introduced to some primary schools as a learning resource to students, parents and teachers, follows the character of Kit, who was assigned female […]

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. […]

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 […]

Fox News Doctor Keith Ablow Suggests Torturing Trans Children

Fox News Doctor Keith Ablow Suggests Torturing Trans Children

Fox News medical ‘expert’ Dr. Keith Ablow appeared on Fox and Friends today to talk about transgender children, going so far as suggesting extremely abusive treatments for trans kids that borders on torture. When talking about the anti-trans bathroom bills and the petition to boycott Target thousands of people have made following their policy of […]

Chicago High School Guilty Of Violating Federal Law Over Transgender Student

Chicago High School Guilty Of Violating Federal Law Over Transgender Student

Illinois largest high school district has been found guilty of violating federal law by barring a transgender student from using the correct locker rooms following a two year investigation into the incident. The United States Department of Education’s Office For Civil Rights investigated Palatine High School for two years following the accusations, and found ‘a […]

‘Pretty Little Liars’ Big Villain Reveal is Transphobic and Hackneyed

‘Pretty Little Liars’ Big Villain Reveal is Transphobic and Hackneyed

For the past six seasons ABC drama ‘Pretty Little Liars’ has been stringing the audience along in a mystery that has been plaguing the audience since the show first hit screens back in 2010.  Who is ‘A’?  For those not in the know, A is a mysterious figure that has been plaguing the ‘heroes’ of […]

#TransHealthFail Revealing Serious Concerns in Transgender Health Care

#TransHealthFail Revealing Serious Concerns in Transgender Health Care

A new hashtag as been making the rounds in the trans Twitter community today, #TransHealthFail.  The hashtag, which was started by MyTransHealth, has been encouraging transgender people from all over the world to share some of their medical experiences. The results have been amazing, with hundreds of people sending in their stories, unfortunately the things […]

Start Fighting For Transgender Rights

Start Fighting For Transgender Rights

This has been an amazing week for the LGB community. The Supreme Court of the United States of America has made same-sex marriage a constitutional right across all 50 states, ushering in celebrations across the US and even across the globe. It’s been a historic moment for Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual people, and I don’t […]

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