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Transgender Barber Beaten up By Boss While on the Job

Transgender Barber Beaten up By Boss While on the Job

Texas trans man Kièr Rice was allegedly assaulted by his employer Friday while on the job in what he’s calling a Hate Crime. This assault, as first broke by OutSmart Magazine occurred serendipitously just days after the Supreme Court announced that it would rule on whether transgender and gay people are protected in the workplace […]

Twitter’s @JACK gets no love for meeting with Trump

Twitter’s @JACK gets no love for meeting with Trump

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey met with Donald Trump on Tuesday earning him begrudging admiration from some followers, but only contempt from the two-faced traitor. Great meeting this afternoon at the @WhiteHouse with @Jack from @Twitter. Lots of subjects discussed regarding their platform, and the world of social media in general. Look forward to keeping an […]

Transgender woman, an infant and 12 others murdered in Veracruz

Transgender woman, an infant and 12 others murdered in Veracruz

Gunmen killed Becky González Reyna, a one-year-old and 12 family members at a birthday party in Minatitlán, Veracruz, Friday night in one of worst massacres in Mexico this year. According to survivors, the men burst into the party venue asking for transgender woman Becky González Reyna, when they just started firing. The Civil Police Force […]

Supreme Court to decide if LGBT people are protected by the Civil Rights Act

Supreme Court to decide if LGBT people are protected by the Civil Rights Act

The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it would decide whether a federal law prohibits employers from discriminating against gay and transgender workers according to the New York Times The law, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, forbids employment discrimination based on sex. The question for the justices is whether that language […]

Transgender candidate for India’s legislature forced to run as a male

Transgender candidate for India’s legislature forced to run as a male

The first transgender candidate from India’s westernmost state for the Lok Sabha (the lower house), Jaysawal Naresh Babulal, said that she would contest the election, even though she forced to register as a male. “No political party would accept my candidature, hence I confidently walked to the district collector, the Election Commission’s Returning Officer, to […]

Muhlaysia Booker spoke publicly for the first time since being assaulted

Muhlaysia Booker spoke publicly for the first time since being assaulted

Transgender woman Muhlaysia Booker spoke publicly for the first time Saturday following the brutal assault in Oak Cliff on April 13th. In an emotional thank you, Booker, expressed gratitude for those who cared during her time of need. “This time it was me. The next time could be someone else close to you,” Booker said […]

Bollywood to make a joke of transitioning with “Man to Man”

Bollywood to make a joke of transitioning with “Man to Man”

Actress Adah Sharma, who made her Bollywood debut with Vikram Bhatt’s ‘1920’ opposite Rajneesh Duggal, will soon be seen essaying the role of a man in her upcoming comedy film ‘Man to Man’ opposite Naveen Kasturia based on sex reassignment surgery. Cisgender actress Adah Sharma is “thrilled about playing a man in a comedy film […]

Transgender Kenyan Audrey Mbugua: Winning The Fight for Human Rights

Transgender Kenyan Audrey Mbugua: Winning The Fight for Human Rights

Audrey Mbugua is gentle, yet fierce in a way only a true trans warrior can be. Arguably one of Kenya’s most prolific advocates, Audrey is about to gain the world stage in May when she addresses the 2019 Oslo Freedom Forum. Ms. Mbugua will join with other notable people, including former heads of state, winners […]

São Paulo Activists Protest in Transphobic Lawmaker’s Restroom

São Paulo Activists Protest in Transphobic Lawmaker’s Restroom

About ten trans activists occupied a ladies room at the legislature to protest a lawmaker who said in a speech he’d shoot any trans women who used the restroom at the same time as his wife and daughter. State Representative for PSL, Douglas Garcia, of the party of President Jair Bolsonaro, said during a speech […]

Man was offered $200 to beat Dallas transgender woman

Man was offered $200 to beat Dallas transgender woman

Edward Thomas, the man who beat a Dallas transgender woman on Friday did it for $200. The Dallas Morning News reported on this today after receiving new information on the arrest warrant from police. Muhlaysia Booker who was involved in a minor traffic accident prior to the assault said she was then run off the […]