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These Two Democrats Oppose the Equality Act over Transgender Inclusion

These Two Democrats Oppose the Equality Act over Transgender Inclusion

The Equality Act H.R.5 a bill to amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include ‘sexual orientation’ and ‘Gender Identity’ and to promote and protect cisgender equality was introduced Monday amid nearly unanimous partisan support. It was however opposed by two Democratic lawmakers. U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) is the lone Senate Democrat publicly […]

Trans Advocate Agnes Torres legacy lives on 7 years later

Trans Advocate Agnes Torres legacy lives on 7 years later

Transgender advocate extraordinaire Agnes Torres Hernández was found in a ravine along Siglo XXI highway on March 10th, 2012. She was lifeless, her body brutalized, burned alive. There are accounts that suggest that she was murdered by a lover, but it goes without saying this outspoken advocate angered some powerful politicians. In 2010, Torres filed […]

Vancouver cuts funding to rape crisis centre over transgender exclusion policy

Vancouver cuts funding to rape crisis centre over transgender exclusion policy

Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter centre will not receive city funding until the Centre amends their policy to include transgender people according to Vancouver city councillor Christine Boyle. The women’s centre ‘services are for only for women who are born as female’ said the centre’s spokeswoman Hilla Kerner echoing the belief espoused by Transgender […]

“I am Jazz” SRS surgeon Dr. Christopher John Salgado fired for posting Instagram pictures of patients genitals

“I am Jazz” SRS surgeon Dr. Christopher John Salgado fired for posting Instagram pictures of patients genitals

Dr. Christopher John Salgado, who appeared on TLC’s reality show “I Am Jazz,” has reportedly been fired from the University of Miami Health System after posting Instagram photos of his transgender patients’ genitals. Salgado admitted to posting the pictures but said he had the patients permission.  Salgado attributed the accompanying transphobic and racist comments to an alleged hack. […]

Transgender woman arrested for NYC pepper spray attacks

Transgender woman arrested for NYC pepper spray attacks

T.J. Heard, 37, a Transgender woman of color was charged with multiple hate crimes after allegedly attacking eleven NYC white people with pepper spray and scissors. CBS News identified the suspect as T.J. Heard, 37,  a transgender woman, but have to date only used her deadname. Fox News reports that Heard was arrested after allegedly […]

Jazell Barbie Royale Crowned Miss International Queen 2019

Jazell Barbie Royale Crowned Miss International Queen 2019

The USA’s Jazell Barbie Royale was crowned Miss International Queen 2019 on Friday night, March 8, in a contest billed as the world’s largest and most popular transgender pageant. The second and third places went to contestants from Thailand and China, respectively. “I cannot wrap my mind around the impact on the world it would […]

Burney Crenshaw wanted for vicious beating of Achille OK Mayor

Burney Crenshaw wanted for vicious beating of Achille OK Mayor

Burney Crenshaw who has a history of threatening an Achille 7-year-old transgender student made good on those threats yesterday, viciously attacking David Northcutt, the out gay mayor of Achille OK. Updates: The FBI is investigating the assault as a hate crime. More at kxii.com Mayor Northcutt suspended the entire police force. Achille Board of Trustees […]

Six charged for attacking Melbourne cops who were defending a trans woman

Six charged for attacking Melbourne cops who were defending a trans woman

A Sixth person has been charged with the Sunday morning beating of two Melbourne police officers. The vicious assault captured on video occurred after the two Constables came to the aid of a transgender woman. Both officers suffered serious injuries during what Wayne Gatt from the Victorian Police Association told News.com.au was “one of the […]

Trans Latinx chica transmigration. A matter of life or death

Trans Latinx chica transmigration. A matter of life or death

These Trans Latinx chica immigrants endured ICE detention and have formed communities vowing to help transmigration, promising to never stop. And joining them are Trans people of every nationality helping to ensure these refugees have a fighting chance in the ‘land of the free’. This is truly a matter of life or death. Of the […]

MN PowerLifting Team ‘Times Out’ Protesting USAPL Transgender Ban

MN PowerLifting Team ‘Times Out’ Protesting USAPL Transgender Ban

Nine powerlifters participating at USA Powerlifting’s Minnesota State Championships took the platform but didn’t lift, instead, they let their time expire in protest of USAPL ban on trans lifters. They made this powerful sacrifice in solidarity with Transgender powerlifter JayCee Cooper who’s recent banning was condemned by a state legislator. At USA Powerlifting’s Minnesota State Championship members of the powerlifting […]

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