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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 […]

Malaysian Transgender fundraiser invaded by Islamists, kidnapping two

Malaysian Transgender fundraiser invaded by Islamists, kidnapping two

A heartbreaking video has emerged showing hundreds of transgender women running in terror with Malaysian Islamists giving chase. This happened at an upscale Hotel in  Kuala Lumpur last weekend where the community was holding a dinner and fundraiser. One of the guests at the dinner, attorney Siti kassim, was detained and held illegally overnight by the […]

Zenisha Tamang eliminated from Nepal Mega Model competition

Zenisha Tamang eliminated from Nepal Mega Model competition

A few weeks after the story on Nepal’s receptiveness to the idea of a transgender representing them on the fashion runway was published, migme Mega Model Season 3’s first transgender contestant Zenisha Tamang (@zenishapakhrintmg) was eliminated. Zenisha had one of the best photos for the ‘moving bus photoshoot’ episode, impressing the judges with her facial […]

Hijras 6 Pack Band Viral Video Hum Hain Happy

Hijras 6 Pack Band Viral Video Hum Hain Happy

Viewed over a half million times the first day released 6 Pack Band’s new video Hum Hain Happy  is single-handedly defeating sorrow worldwide! This groups sensational song could very well be the transgender communities 2016 theme song much like Against Me’s Transgender dysphoria Blues was in 2012 with one critical difference. Just after our performance at […]

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