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Petty Officer Second Class Megan Winters talks to PBS about Trumps Ban

Petty Officer Second Class Megan Winters talks to PBS about Trumps Ban

Petty Officer Second Class Megan Winters, a transgender sailor and litigant in Karnoski v. Trump says being able to transition in the Navy has left her personally and professionally “rejuvenated.” The DoD’s justifications for the ban have been debunked by its own officers Although the military cites no evidence that the presence of transgender service members […]

Man arrested with the heart of a trans woman he killed

Man arrested with the heart of a trans woman he killed

Updated 1/24/2019 The victims name is Kelly da Silva acorrding to Huff Post Brazil Caio dos Santos de Oliveira, 20, was arrested Monday in Campinas, São Paulo after confessing to the murder of a transgender woman known as Mother Laura. Oliveira told police that after having sex with bar owner Mother Laura, 35, he cut her […]

Supreme Court Reinstated Trump’s Military Trans Ban

Supreme Court Reinstated Trump’s Military Trans Ban

SCOTUS issued a stay of injunctions against Trump’s Military trans ban, allowing the Trump administration to begin enforcing its ban while the case proceeds. The Pentagon responded telling CNN that they respect and value all transgender troops and will only discriminate against those with gender dysphoria or have been treated for it. Nearly all transgender […]

Trans Man sings MTF role in Alamo City Opera ‘AS ONE’

Trans Man sings MTF role in Alamo City Opera ‘AS ONE’

Liz Bouk just came out as a transgender man a year and a half ago is performing the part of ‘Hannah after’ in “AS ONE”, an opera about transitioning from male to female. “Liz Bouk describes himself on Instagram as a: “Mezzo in Manhattan. Onstage I’ll portray any character & gender you can imagine. Offstage I’m a […]

Anthony Michael Bowden found guilty for the murder of transgender woman Erykah Tijerina

Anthony Michael Bowden found guilty for the murder of transgender woman Erykah Tijerina

Ex-Fort Bliss soldier Anthony Michael Bowden was found guilty today by a jury for the murder of transgender woman Erykah Tijerina. Bowden stabbed her 24 times and slashed her throat in August of 2016 after responding to her personal on Craigslist. Bowden’s lawyers claimed he murdered her in self-defense after she tried to rape him. […]

New York State Passes GENDA Transgender Rights Law

New York State Passes GENDA Transgender Rights Law

GENDA, first introduced in 2003, and since passed by the Assembly eight times, was approved today by the NY Senate and sent to the Governor. This historic milestone for transgender rights is the result of passionate advocacy by countless grassroots groups like The Long Island Transgender Advocacy Coalition, Out Alliance and state and national efforts. S01047  […]

Transgender Disaster Relief Fund now helping Furloughed Federal Workers

Transgender Disaster Relief Fund now helping Furloughed Federal Workers

The Transgender Disaster Relief Fund is now accepting donations to help furloughed LGBTQ Federal Workers and allies impoverished by the Trump Government Shutdown. Cristan Williams, a co-founder of the Transgender Disaster Relief Fund said in a statement, “We’ve made the application extremely simple and straightforward. We want the affected community to know that we stand […]

GoFundMe Refunds Brian Kolfage’ Build Trump’s Wall Money

GoFundMe Refunds Brian Kolfage’ Build Trump’s Wall Money

We called bullshit When Brian Kolfage promised to build Trump’s wall using money from a GoFundMe. It was obvious to us he was a trumpster who tricked millions, but his scam isn’t over yet. GoFundMe told CNN that they will automatically refund money the suckers gave Kolfage However, he can keep the fundraiser going and […]

Two arrested for sexually assaulting a Transgender Woman in the Ladies Restroom

Two arrested for sexually assaulting a Transgender Woman in the Ladies Restroom

Amber Harrell, 38, and Jessica Fowler, 31 were arrested for sexually assaulting a transgender woman in a Raleigh NC ladies bathroom. The two women, according to court documents entered the ladies room, pushed the victim against a wall and grabbed her crotch. According to The News Reporter Jessica Leann Fowler, 31, and Amber Nicole Harrell, […]

Fort Worth Baptist Pastor Quits Amid Gay Prostitution Inquiries

Fort Worth Baptist Pastor Quits Amid Gay Prostitution Inquiries

Stedfast Baptist Churches Pastor Donnie Romero, who’s virulently homophobic and transphobic sermons inflamed hatred against LGBT people resigned from his Texas church after admitting he has been “a terrible husband and father.” Stedfast Baptist Church identified as a known hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center has been the venue for numerous Romero sermons praising […]