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Transgender Iowans ‘kicked in the face’ by GOP Amendment Denying Surgery

Transgender Iowans ‘kicked in the face’ by GOP Amendment Denying Surgery

Iowa’s Republican-controlled Legislature drove a knife into the heart of the heartlands gender non-binary people Friday. With a last-minute twist of the wrist, they slipped in an amendment overriding a recent State Supreme Court Ruling requiring Medicaid pay for transgender surgical procedures. The Des Moines Register explains how Iowa became a leader in transgender care: After […]

Watch The Black Trans Bank Advertisement That The President Destroyed

Watch The Black Trans Bank Advertisement That The President Destroyed

Brazil’s newly elected president Jair Brasileiro was so upset by a Bank of Brazil advertisement that he called and demanded it be destroyed and those responsible for it be fired. And according to ABC News, he got his wish. This comes on the heels of the murder of the first feminist lesbian lawmaker, the sole […]

Jace Montange convicted for the murder of trans woman Stephanie Montez

Jace Montange convicted for the murder of trans woman Stephanie Montez

Jace Montange was convicted for the murder of Transgender woman Stephanie Montez on Friday. According to police, Montange lured her to a remote location, then with the help of others and shot the Corpus Christi woman multiple times for $20.00. Montange was the last of four charged in connection with her murder to stand trial. The […]

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 […]