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Don’t Fence Me In

Don’t Fence Me In

Young trans boys want the same things as any other boys growing up. I was no different. I liked being outside and getting dirty and I wouldn’t be surprised if I’d have broken records for wearing through the knees of my jeans. I’m pretty sure I mastered that challenge with a record time of less […]

McNutt’s legislators home intrusions gets Constitutional carry gun bill tossed

McNutt’s legislators home intrusions gets Constitutional carry gun bill tossed

The so-called Constitutional Carry law would permit open or concealed carry without a permit and would eliminate the basic training criteria for firearm proficiency and safe handling. That’s nuts. And that is what Chris McNutt executive director of Texas Gun Rights was getting. Until he took it upon himself to act in anger over of […]

Opening the Door to Therapy

Opening the Door to Therapy

I was the eldest son in a family of six kids. But it wasn’t always this way and certainly wasn’t at all obvious to anyone but me – on the outside. Or if anyone had noticed, they certainly never said a word. You see, I was actually the second oldest child and born in a […]

Transition: The First Step

Transition: The First Step

It doesn’t matter if you are female to male or male to female, everyone who has ever transitioned has their list of doctors they would recommend, doctors you should stay away from, and hours upon hours of well-meant advice about being transgender and/or becoming your authentic self. I didn’t know this until after I’d begun […]

I’m a Boy! I’m a Real Boy! Or…how to become a boy without really trying?

I’m a Boy! I’m a Real Boy! Or…how to become a boy without really trying?

“When did you know you wanted to be a boy?” I haven’t been keeping careful track; but, I’m quite certain that this question is in the top two most asked by people who have heard about my transition and feel the need to ask questions. What I couldn’t do if I’d thought to collect a […]

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 […]

Meet the Trans Vet behind “Ladders to Get Over Trump’s Wall” gofundme

Meet the Trans Vet behind “Ladders to Get Over Trump’s Wall” gofundme

  So, everyone knows about Trump’s failed last-ditch move to strong-arm Americans into funding his wall. And everyone knows about Brian Kolfage’s viral gofundme to build the wall. But did you know that Texan Charlotte Clymer started the gofundme ‘Ladders to Get Over Trump’s Wall’ and that it isn’t about ladders at all? Millions of […]

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 […]

Free Screening of Christine Hallquist “Denial” from transition to climate change

Free Screening of Christine Hallquist “Denial” from transition to climate change

“Denial” starring transgender woman former energy CEO and VT. Governor Candidate Christine Hallquist is slated to have a free screening in Dallas October 2nd.  Hosted by First Tuesday Social Justice Film Festival the film will be shown at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff. (map) Co-sponsored by the Dallas Peace and Justice Center and Planet Transgender, the award-winning documentary […]

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