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If we don’t care for our own, no one will.

If we don’t care for our own, no one will.

Pakistan’s transgender people are suffering like never before. They have been denied all sources of income, made homeless by their elderly Guru’s fearing infection, facing starvation and denied the medical care they so desperately need now. Yet they are heroically endeavoring to help themselves. Look, as everyone who has had COVID-19 knows this insidious virus […]

Indonesian Transgender woman burned alive

Indonesian Transgender woman burned alive

Mira, a transgender woman was tortured and burned alive on Saturday in Cilincing, northern Jakarta. Yuni, a 48-year-old activist at transgender advocacy group Yayasan Srikandi Sejati who was also Mira’s friend told the Jakarta Tribune news that a truck driver told neighbors that Mira had stolen his wallet and phone. He then broke into her […]

15-year-old Pakistani trans girl ‘raped to death’

15-year-old Pakistani trans girl ‘raped to death’

Musa, A 15-year-old transgender girl was lured from home and ‘raped to death’ in Faisalabad, Pakistan on Saturday as first reported by Naya Dau. Activist Shaan Taseer posted a photo on Facebook, in which he demanded that Shireen Mazari, Federal Minister for Human Rights take action against the perpetrators “Yesterday, on the 4th of April, […]

Alice Springs Trans woman Disrespected, Sectioned, and Terfed

Alice Springs Trans woman Disrespected, Sectioned, and Terfed

Nicole Garraway went to the hospital this past October in her home town of Alice Springs seeking treatment related to her genital reconstruction surgery. She woke up in the hospitals’ mental health ward. How did that happen? This past week I befriended Nicole Garraway on Facebook after clicking a google alert with a bad link […]

Transgender leader Kushi attacked in southern Pakistani city

Transgender leader Kushi attacked in southern Pakistani city

Kushi, the transgender coordinator of the seaport city of Korangi Karachi, Pakistan was injured after again being attacked by gangs of youth near the city’s Islamic University. According to the Industrial Area police, unidentified persons injured the transgender woman Friday by attacking her with batons and punches. The transgender woman namely Khushi filed a complaint with […]

Ranking Police Officer Suspended For Raid on Hawkes bay Transgender Birthday Party

Ranking Police Officer Suspended For Raid on Hawkes bay Transgender Birthday Party

The Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG), South Karachi, Sharjeel Kharal, has suspended the station house officer (SHO) of the Mauripur police station for beating guests at a Hawkes bay transgender birthday party. Pakistani police routinely demand money and sexual favors under the threat of violence and without consequence from trans people so this news […]

Transgender Priest beheaded in Tamil Nadu, India

Transgender Priest beheaded in Tamil Nadu, India

A Transgender woman was beheaded while in her temple in Tamil Nadu’s Thoothukudi district Friday morning. Police are looking for a man named Marudu who they believe killed Rajathi, the 38-year old priest. Rajathi had been working as a priest at the temple in SS Manikapuram area in Thoothukudi for the past few years. The […]

Filipino Trans Woman Sephy Francisco Stuns Singing both keys of “The Prayer”

Filipino Trans Woman Sephy Francisco Stuns Singing both keys of “The Prayer”

You may never be the same after watching and listening to Sephy Francisco sing both parts of the duet “The Prayer”. Sephy Francisco’s heartfelt rendition of Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli’s duet in Korea at Mnet’s ‘I Can See Your Voice 5’ brought gasps and tears of joy to all. But as astounding as her vocal range […]

Fake doctor arrested for breast augmentation operation which killed trans woman Jiratchaya Kampoon

Fake doctor arrested for breast augmentation operation which killed trans woman Jiratchaya Kampoon

Thanatpong Jittheerapirom, 29, was apprehended today for a botched, illegal breast enhancement operation on transgender woman Jiratchaya Kampoon. The beautiful 22-year-old transgender woman who paid the clinic 35,000 (THB) or $1,000 (USD) for the operation failed to regain consciousness after the surgery. Thai media reports referring to her problematically as a “Ladyboy”  a term often equated with the pejorative “Tranny” has slowed […]

JAKE ZYRUS Comes Out as a Trans Man

JAKE ZYRUS Comes Out as a Trans Man

Glee phenom JAKE ZYRUS made it official last week shedding his female skin. Formerly known as Charice Pempengco, he told Ophra in 2014 that he knew his soul was male at age 5 but hedged at committing to transition saying he wasn’t going to go through that ‘whole thing’. This was only a few years ago […]

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