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Marine Scott Pemberton charged for the murder of Filipina Trans Woman Jennifer Laude

Marine Scott Pemberton charged for the murder of Filipina Trans Woman  Jennifer Laude

There was little doubt in anyone’s mind  about who murdered Jennifer Laude from day one. After all, Marine PVT Scott Pemberton was caught on CCTV leaving a bar with Jennifer shortly before her death. Pemberton’s fellow Marines and Jennifer’s friends testified giving damning evidence all indicating a hate crime had been committed. Many are guessing that […]

Hundreds of Hijras rounded up by police after Bangalore’s Trans pride parade

Hundreds of Hijras rounded up by police after Bangalore’s Trans pride parade

Hundreds protested at city hall following an unprecedented attack against the trans population. One hundred sixty seven trans woman were sent to a rehabilitation colony by police in the days immediately following Bangalore’s Trans Pride Parade. Some of the Hijras were dragged from their homes, some jailed while coming in aid of others, and some […]

Japanese High School Encourages Students To Swap Genders For The Day

Japanese High School Encourages Students To Swap Genders For The Day

A school in Japan is challenging gender norms and teaching its students a little of what it’s like to be the opposite sex. On Tuesday Fuji Hokuryo High School in Japans Yamanashi prefecture encouraged their students to swap uniforms with the opposite sex for the day, with boys in skirts and girls wearing suits. The […]

Bangladeshis Hijras first trans pride parade: Video

Bangladeshis Hijras first trans pride parade: Video

Its easy to see from their eyes the laws that legalized trans in Bangladesh have yet to effect the daily lives .Approximately two thousand transgender Bangladeshis staged the country’s first-ever pride parade on November 10, in order to celebrate one year since the government recognized them as a third gender. Dhaka’s busy roads were brought […]

Facing death gay Iranians are choosing between sterilization or immigration.

Facing death gay Iranians are choosing between sterilization or immigration.

Half of sexual reassignment surgery performed in Iran are acts of desperation by gay people. Iran is one of a handful of countries where homosexual acts are punishable by death. Clerics do, however, accept the idea that a person may be trapped in a body of the wrong sex, so homosexuals can be pushed into […]

Her name is Jennifer Salamat sa lahat na nag share

Her name is Jennifer Salamat sa lahat na nag share

Jennifer Laude was a woman of means, a transgender woman loved by family and friends. She was a human being, and due the respect most afford one another. Everyone of us has a preferred name we wish to be called by, be it a middle, first or surname or nickname and most are happy to […]

Quezon city transgender bar owner stabbed 33 times, police say it was a robbery

Quezon city transgender bar owner stabbed 33 times, police say it was a robbery

CAMP NAKAR, Lucena City – Police are hunting down four suspects in the robbery-slaying of a 55-year-old transgender woman in Barangay Wakas, Tayabas City, whose body was found Monday morning inside her bar. Senior Superintendent Ronaldo Genaro E. Ylagan, head of Quezon police, identified the victim as Joy Añonuevo, single, owner of Koozy Resto Bar, […]

Demanding Justice for Jennifer Laude, murdered Filipino transgender woman

Demanding Justice for Jennifer Laude, murdered Filipino transgender woman

Daily protests fire up anti US sentiments as the gruesome details about the murder of Jennifer Laude, Philippine transgender woman become public. Our community worldwide is all too aware of how prosecution on transgender murder cases can be bungled and forgotten. What we know: Pemberton was recorded by CCTV leaving a bar with Jennifer Laude. […]

Video emerges show’s marine Scott Pemberton suspected of murdering Filipino Trans woman Jennifer Laude leaving bar together

Video emerges show’s marine Scott Pemberton suspected of murdering Filipino Trans woman Jennifer Laude leaving bar together

US Marine, Private First Class Scott Pemberton is detained in warship after a transgender woman is murdered. The US fleet had just concluded a joint excercise but is being kept at Subic bay by request of the Philippines Government. Breaking: Source CNN and abs-cbnnews.com Private First Class Scott Pemberton will soon be formally charged with […]

Saudi Arabian transgender woman Leena, newest victim of Facebook’s Name Policy

Saudi Arabian transgender woman Leena, newest victim of Facebook’s Name Policy

Facebook’s vow not to out transgender people is meaningless in Saudi Arabia. Just weeks ago Facebook Products SEO Chris Cox apologized for the company’s procedures which led to the suspension of many transgender people’s accounts.  But to many including our journalist in the UK his promises have meant little as her account is still shackled. Today I was […]