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On the TDoR: Advocate model Rain Dove Maced in Ladies room

On the TDoR: Advocate model Rain Dove Maced in Ladies room

Rose Mcgowan’s partner, gender fluid model Rain Dove was maced by a woman in the ladies room November 20th as first reported by Hate Trackers.The woman then messaged Rain on Instagram telling them that she was happy for the pain that she caused them. Rain Dove posted about the assualt on Instagram “This person peppersprayed […]

Beaten Handcuffed Transgender Refugee Dies of Dehydration

Beaten Handcuffed Transgender Refugee Dies of Dehydration

Transgender woman Roxsana Hernández Rodriguez died in Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody after being held in a privately operated detention center was likely physically abused there, according to an autopsy report released Monday, and died after several days of severe, untreated dehydration. Follow Diversidad Sin Fronteras on FaceBook for updates. Roxsana Hernandez Rodriguez, a Honduran trans asylum-seeker […]

Trump-Pence shortcut to injustice: takes military trans ban to Supreme Court

Trump-Pence shortcut to injustice: takes military trans ban to Supreme Court

  The Trump-Pence administration Asks Supreme Court to Intervene Now and Implement the Transgender Military Ban—Even Though Four Federal Courts Have Blocked It So why is the Trump-Pence administration trying to bypass the lower courts in what most consider an extremely unusual, legally ill-advised, badly timed move? There are four lawsuits challenging his ban and things […]

Meet Érica Malunhuinho first Afro-Brazilian trans São Paulo Legislator

Meet Érica Malunhuinho first Afro-Brazilian trans São Paulo Legislator

The assassination of city councilwoman Marielle Franco, an outspoken advocate for Brazil’s transgender people sparked both outrage and a historic surge of black political candidates known as the “Seeds of Marielle”. Saturday Rio Judge Gustavo Gomes Kalil emplaced a gag order preventing news outlet from covering the murder trial of Marielle Franco. The judge did this after a military […]

Will Texas Pass a Bathroom Bill in 2019?

Will Texas Pass a Bathroom Bill in 2019?

Transgender Texans like myself are deeply concerned about the upcoming legislative session. The Last session we threw ourselves into the fray with a miss placed sense of optimism begat by ignorance. If I had known the nature of the vile Texas “freedom Caucus” I would have done things a lot differently. So what are the […]

Colorado Elects first Transgender legislator Brianna Titone

Colorado Elects first Transgender legislator Brianna Titone

Brianna Titone(D) took the concession phone call from Vicky Pyne(R) congratulating her for her win while being interviewed by Fox 31. Titone joined with NH Legislators Gerri Cannon, Lisa Bunker and Virginia’s Danica Roem becoming the fourth transgender lawmaker to be elected and the third transgender woman to flip a state legislative seat from Red to Blue […]

Victoria Secret apologizes for Transgender model comment

Victoria Secret apologizes for Transgender model comment

Victoria Secret models once again walk sans trans representation voguing Thursday in their iconic angel wings. In an interview with Vogue magazine, Victoria Secret’s senior creative executive Ed Razek said the lingerie company’s annual shows were “a fantasy” and should not include transgender models. “Shouldn’t you have transsexuals in the show? No.” Said Razek. “No, I […]

Meet Our New Transgender Legislators Gerri Cannon and Lisa Bunker

Meet Our New Transgender Legislators Gerri Cannon and Lisa Bunker

Two transgender women, Gerri Cannon, and Lisa Bunker were elected to the New Hampshire House of Representatives on Nov. 6th 20118. They will be joining Virginia state Del. Danica Roem as the only transgender members of any state legislature in the country. The Democrats’ Most Radical Election Victory Was in the States Gerri Cannon (D) […]

11 face charges for protesting transgender treatment at the Allegheny County Jail

11 face charges for protesting transgender treatment at the Allegheny County Jail

A protest late last week by transgender activists calling for reform at the Allegheny County Jail (AJC) resulted in 11 arrests pennlive reports As the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports, the transgender activists say the jail has been housing transgender women with male inmates, and they accuse the jail of ignoring harassment and rapes of transgender people. The jail’s […]

Watch: TransLatin@ transgender banner drop during game 5 world series

Watch: TransLatin@ transgender banner drop during game 5 world series

During a do or die moment of the world series activist Bamby Salcedo led the TransLatin@ coalition in unfurling a magnificent transgender flag making another statement. Trans people deserve to live. “I felt my heart was dropping along with it,” said Bamby Salcedo, the president of the advocacy organization who led the action said in an […]